Vennamuddhala Bathukamma is the 8th day of Bathukamma festival. In 2016, Vennamuddhala Bathukamma date is October 7. It falls on Ashwayuja Shuddha Sashti, seventh day of Navaratri.
Naivedyam, Palaharam for Vennamuddhala Bathukamma is recipe made with venna (butter), neyyi (ghee), nuvvulu (til / sesame), jaggery, etc..
Batukamma Panduga or Bathukamma festival is the largest regional festival celebrated during Durga Navaratri in Telangana state. In Telugu, ‘Bathukamma means ‘come alive Mother Goddess’. Bathukamma represents the Mother Goddess Gauri (Gauramma).
In 2016, Bathukamma festival begins on September 30 with Bhadrapada Amavasya (Pethara Amaasa) and ends on October 8 with Saddula Bathukamma.