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Chinchali is a place on which the blessings of goddess "MAYAKKADEVI" are always there. The people of Chinchali worship "Mayakkadevi". There are lakhs of devotees of this goddess. Mayakkadevi is worshipped in most regions of the north Karnataka like Belgaum, Bagalkot, Dharwad etc. She is not only worshipped in Karnataka but also in Maharashtra. Actually speaking she has more number of devotees in Maharashtra than Karnataka. People from places like Sangli, Miraj, Satara, Karad, Mumbai, Karad arrive to render religious reverence and homage to her during her fest which lasts more than a month.
There is a lot to say about this Goddess. To know more about Mayakkadevi visit the site below. Dedication of Young children to god mayakkadevi as devdasis is still going on
- Village code= 24400 "Census of India : Villages with population 5000 & above". Retrieved 2008-12-18.
- "Yahoomaps India : Chinchali, Belgaum, Karnataka". Retrieved 2008-12-18.
' There is a famous temple of Goddess "Mayakkadevi" in "Chinchali". Click on the link below to know more about the temple.'
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