The Jyotiba Temple is located at a height of 3000 feet in Kolhapur. The temple is well known by the name of Kedarnath. It is also known as Wada Ratnagiri because it is considered a sacred incarnation of the three Hindu Gods: Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh who killed the demon Ratnasur. Jyotiba Temple is a famous pilgrim centre and is visited by a number of devotees all through the year. As per the Hindu belief, offering prayers to the Incarnation of Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva as Jyotiba is considered a holy ritual.
A large fair is organized in the temple in the full moon days of Vaishakh and Chaitra every year which is attended by a number of people from different parts of the country.
Monday - Friday: 5.00 am - 9.30 pm
Weekend: 5.00 am - 9.30 pm
Public Holidays: 5.00 am - 9.30 pm