Ananta Padmanabha Swamy temple located at Anantagiri near Vikarabad in Ranga Reddy district of Andhra Pradesh hosts one of the biggest Karthika maasa Jathara in the state.
In 2014, Karthika maasa Jathara in Anantagiri starts on October 24th and continues for whole month of Karthik. Karthika Masam jathara ends on November 22.
This fair attracts a large number of devotees from all around Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Maharashtra. The important day during Anantagiri Jathara is Karthika Purnima. Karthika Purnima 2014 date is November 6.
During Karthika masa Jathara in Anantagiri Padmanabha swamy temple, Dhwajarohana, Thulasivahanam, Swamivari Kalyanotsavam, Rathotsavam, Garudotsavam, Seshavahanotsavam, Surya Chandra Vahanostavam and Chakrathirdham are the main attractions. The above events are organized as per the temple schedule.