largest tribal festival

Medaram – Sammakka Sarakka Jatara 2020

The Medaram Jathara starts at Medaram in Tadvai Mandal in Warangal district. It is known as the Kumbha Mela of Telangana. Largest number of devotees in the country comes to Medaram sammakka sarakka jathara. Around 15 million people gathered in every year.

Medaram is a agency area in the Eturnagaram Wildlife Sanctuary. It is a part of Dandakaranya. The rituals for the all Goddesses are done by the Koya tribe priests, with their Koya customs and traditions. This is the Asia’s largest tribal festival.

How To Reach Medaram Jathara

By Bus

From Hyderabad Mahatma Gandhi bus stand(MGBS) to Medaram is around 250km. There are number of buses from Uppal to Medaram on festival time. It takes around 6 hours to reach Medaram sammakka sarakka jathara.

By Train

The nearest railway station for Medaram is kazipet and Warangal. Number of trains from hyderabad to kazipet  or warangal (example) and secunderabad to kazipet trains available. For more details about the trains go to the official website

Medaram Jathara Room Booking Online

Forest Tents and Airbnb available and the cost is for 24 hours 2000/- and 12 hours 1000/-

Room booking at Medaram jathara check the official website:


Medaram Jathara Dates 2020 / Medaram Jathara Timings 2020

Date Day Special
5-02-2020 Wednesday On this day, Goddess Saralamma Ammavaru arrive on Gadde from the village Kannepally.
06-02-2020 Thursday On this day, Goddess Sammakka Ammavaru arrive on Gadde from Chilakala Gutta.
07-02-2020 Friday On this day, Large number of devotees have darshan all the Goddess.
08-02-2020 Friday On this day,  Afternoon Ammavarlu go to Vana Pravesham.

Near By Attractions

  • Ramalingeswara Temple / Ramappa temple
  • Ghanpur KotaGullu / Ghanpur temples
  • Laknavaram Lake : Distance between Medaram and Laknavaram Lake is 50 km.
  • Pandavula Guttalu
  • Malluru
  • Kaleshwara Mukteshwara Swamy Aalayam
  • Bogatha Waterfall
  • Damarvai Dolmens
  • Tadvai Forest Huts and Cycling

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ananthagiri hills

Ananthagiri Hills, Anantha Padmanabha Swamy Temple

Ananthagiri Hills are located in Vikarabad district, Telangana, India. Anantha Padmanabha Swamy Temple is one of the Most Famous Temples in Telangana. It is dedicated to Lord Vishnu is one of the Top attractions in Ananthagiri hills. Ananthagiri is the birthplace of Musi River. It is the most beautiful places for a weekend get away from Hyderabad.

Anathagiri hills are the Best Hill Station in Telangana. These are the best places to visit in Telangana and main water source for Osmansagar and Himayathsagar.

Top Things to do at Ananthagiri

  • Trekking, Ananthagiri hills are the Best Places for Trekking in Telangana
  • Viewpoint on the hill top
  • Ancient caves
  • Medieval fort like structures
  • Ancient temple
  • Ananthagiri forest

Top Attractions at Ananthagiri hills

  • Anantha Padmanabha Swamy Temple is one of the Best Temples in India.
  • Standing statue of Lord Hanuman
  • Nagasamudram Lake / Kotpally Reservoir, 17 km from Padmanabha Temple
  • Lush green jungle
  • Jungle trail
  • Small rivulets
  • Beautiful streams

Near by places to visit

  • Bugga Rameshwaram Temple


  • Telangana Tourism’s Hairtha Resort available at Ananthagiri Hills. Cost of Hairtha Resort is INR 1500 per day
  • Private resorts like Deccan Trails are available

Best Time to visit Ananthagiri

  • October – March.

Ananthagiri Padmanabha Swamy Temple Timings

  • Morning 5 am to 1 pm
  • Afternoon 3 pm to 8.30 pm

How to reach Ananthagiri hills


  • 10 km from Vikarabad,
  • 48 km from Sangareddy Bus Stand,
  • 90 km from Hyderabad


  • Vikarabad Railway Staion is the Nearest Railway Station to ananthagiri hills. It is 6 km from ananthagiri hills.
  • Around 85 km from Secunderabad Railway Station.


  • Rajiv Gandhi International airport is the Nearest Airport to ananthagiri hills.





srisailam temple

Srisailam Temple, Tourist Places in AP

Srisailam temple is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva. Srisailam situated in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh on the banks of River Krishna. It is one of the best cities in Andhra Pradesh. It is one of the Nearest Places from Hyderabad. Srisailam is well known for Bhramaramba Mallikarjuna Temple and Srisailam Dam.

The Bhramaramba Mallikarjuna Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Parvati. It is one of the eighteen Shakti Peethas of goddess Parvati. Here Lord Shiva worshiped as Mallikarjuna.

Srisailam temple is one of the Famous Shiva Temples in India. Only three temples in India have the both Jyotirlinga and Shaktipeeth, Srisailam is one of them. The temple is maintained  by government of Andhra Pradesh.

Top Attractions in Srisailam

  • Sri Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple is one of the Famous Temples in Andhra Pradesh
  • Srisailam Dam

Srisailam Temple Timings

Timing Seva Name
3.30 AM Mangalavayidyams
4.00 AM Suprabhatam
5.00 AM
5.30 AM
Harati in Sri Swamy vari Temple
Harati in Sri Amma vari Temple
5.30 AM to 1.00 PM Darshanams
5.30 AM to 3.30 PM Abishekams & Kunkumarchana
1.00 PM to 3.30 PM Alankara Darshanam
3.30 PM to 4.30 PM Temple Closer
4.30 PM to 5.20 PM Mangalavayidyams, Susandhyam
5.20 PM
6.00 PM
Harati in Sri Swamy vari Temple
Harati in Sri Amma vari Temple
6.00 PM to 10.00 PM Darshanams
6.30 PM to 08.30 PM Abishekams & Kunkumarchana
7.00 PM to 9.00 PM Kalyanotsavam
9.40 PM to 10.00 PM Ekanta Seva
10.00 PM Temple Closer

Places To Visit In Srisailam temple


  • Sri Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple
  • Sakshi Ganapati Temple
  • Phaladhara Panchadhara
  • Shikaresvara Temple
  • Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Sphoorty Kendram
  • Ista Kameswari Temple

Nature & Parks in Srisailam

  • Srisailam Dam
  • Pathala Ganga
  • Akka Mahadevi Caves
  • Rudra Vanam Park
  • Srisailam Tiger Reserve


  • Chenchu Lakshmi Tribal Museum

Best Time to Visit Srisailam temple

September to March 

How To Reach Srisailam


  • 160 km from Nandyal
  • 181 km from Kurnool
  • 229 km Srisailam Hyderabad Distance
  • 263 km from Vijayawada
  • 527 km from Bangalore


  • The nearest railway station is Markapur which is 85 km from Srisailam temple.


  • Nearest airport is Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (hyd) which is around 200 km.

Accommodation in Srisailam

Temple committee cottages are VVIP Cottages, Ordinary Cottages, Mallikarjuna Sadanam, Ganga-Gouri Sadanam, Chandeeswara Sadanam, Sivasadanam, T.T.D. Choultry, P.G. Road Cottages, Pilgrim Sheds Near Tourist Bus Stand and dharamshalas are available to stay here. Accommodation book from the offiicial website

Things to do at Srisailam

  • Mallikarjun Temple,
  • Bhramaramba Devi Temple,
  • Srisailam Ropeway,
  • Paatala Ganga, Chenchu Lakshmi Museum,
  • Sakshi Ganapati Temple,
  • Paladhara Panchadara,
  • Srisailam Dam

Near by places to visit

Mallela Theertham is one of the Most Beautiful Tourist Places in Telangana.


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Sevas and Darshanams in Both Temples : Click Here

Surrounding temples sevas : Click Here

Vehicle Poojas : Click Here

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Festivals at Srisailam temple

  • Mahasivarathri Brahmothsavams
  • Ugadi celebrations
  • Dasara Celebrations
  • Kumbhothsavam
  • ankranthi Utsavams
  • Arudrothsavam
  • Karthika Mahothsavam
  • Sravanamahothsavams
  • Monthly Festivals

Srisailam Temple Online Booking

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Gardens at Srisailam Temple

  1. Bilwavanams
  2. Flower Gardens
  3. Parks
  4. Rudraksha Vanam ( Rudra Gardens )
  5. Crop Growing Of Rudraksha Trees

Nature and Beauty at Srisailam Temple

  • Nallamalai Hills
  • Dense forests
  • River Krishna


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