Edupayala Jatara during Shivaratri, Yedupayala Mahashivaratri Jatara

Shivaratri is the major festival celebrated at Edupayala Vanadurga Shiva Temple. During Mahashivaratri, three-day fair or Jatara is held at Yedupayala in Medak district of Andhra Pradesh. In 2016, Shivaratri date is March 7.

A large number of devotees take holy dip in Manjira River where seven streams of Manjira (a tributary of Godavari River) merge into one.

Shiva Parvati Kalyanam is the major attraction during the festival which attracts approximately two lakh devotees. The Government of Andhra Pradesh and Road Transport Corporation of AP will run special busses for devotees who throng to the temple during Shivaratri Jathara. Another major festival in Edupayala temple is Durga Sharan Navaratri.

Maha Shivaratri Puja Vidhi Video

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