The Jyotiba Temple is located at a height of 3000 feet in Kolhapur. The temple is well known by the name of Kedarnath. The temple has one of the twelve existing Jyotirlingas. 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