Pandharpur, of Solapur District
, is known throughout the country as a pilgrim center. It is on the right bank of the river Bhima, 74 km west of Solapur
. The revered temple of Vithal–Rukmini is at Pandharpur. The major festival celebrated here in the month of July-August, attracts large numbers of devotees. The Lakshmi temple, Pundalik temple, Vishnupad temple, Trimbakeshwar temple and Sri Ram Temple are other places of worship at Pandharpur.