Bonalu is one of the most popular and widely celebrated festivals in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. Celebrated in the month of Ashadam, the month-long festivities take place to thank Goddess Mahakali as women across the state dress in traditional attire and offer Bonam to the goddess. A bonam or meal consists of cooked rice with jaggery, curd and water which is placed inside an earthen pot. Each of....
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1. Preparation of traditional meal called Bonam consisting of rice with jaggery, curd and water. 2. Offering bonam to Goddess MahakaliCultural performances including traditional potharaju dance. 3. Processions with women carrying bonam to offer to the goddess 

Organized By

Department of Language & Culture, Government of Telangana
M.Hari Krishna
Department of Language & Culture, Government of Telangana

How to reach

The nearest airport is GMR Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, which is 35 KMs away.
The nearest convenient railway station is Nampally, which is 1 KMs away.
The nearest major city is MGBS, which is 5KMs away.
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Event Details
Venue Address
Golconda Fort; Lal Darwaza; Mahankali Temple, Secunderabad
Date Time

7 Jul 2024 - 4 Aug 2024

4:00 AM - 11:00 PM




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