Today, 13 July 2014 is Bonalu festival in Secunderabad Ujjaini Mahankali Temple. The annual Bonalu festival celebrated in Secunderabad & Hyderabad twin cities and other Telangana places, is celebrated for two days in Ashada masam. Lashkar Bonalu are the popular among all Bonalu festivals of the region.
As per the temple committee of Secunderabad Mahankali temple, ammavari darshanam will commence at 4 am on Sunday and will go on till 2 am the next day. About 13 lakh devotees are expected to visit the temple for darshanam during this period. A queue system, one especially for women, has been put in place to avoid congestion.
The Rangam will take place on Monday, 14 July 2014, at 9.30 am and the Enugu Ambari Utsavam (procession of Goddess Mahankali idol on decked elephant) will be celebrated at 10.30 am.
Panchangam, Bonalu Festival – 13 July 2014
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:53 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 19:12
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)19:58 Chandrastama (Moonset)06:35
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Pratipada – 13:06
Nakshatra Uttara Ashadha – 15:00
Yoga Vishkambha – 24:37*
Karana Taitila – 23:11
Purnimanta Month Sraavana
Amavasyanta Month Aashaadha
Shaka Samvatsara: Jaya
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Plavanga
Rahu Kalam: 17:32 – 19:12
Gulika Kalam: 15:52 – 17:32
Yama Gandam: 12:32 – 14:12
Hindi Month (North Indian calendar) – Shravan Month, Telugu Month – Ashada Masam, Kannada Month – Ashada Masa, Marathi Month – Ashada Maas, Gujarati Month – Ashada Maas, Tamil Month – Aani Masam, Malayalam Month – Midhuna Masam, Bengali Month – Aashar Month.
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Mithuna
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Makara
Amrita Kalam 26:56* – 28:21*
Abhijit: 12:05 – 12:59
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 18:31 – 19:55
Durmuhurthams: 17:25 – 18:18