Bonalu, the traditional festival of Telangana region especially of Hyderabad and Secunderabad, begins with Ashada Bonalu utsavam of Golkonda Jagadambika Temple. In 2017, Golkonda Bonalu starts on June 25.
Ashada Bonalu of Hyderabad, Secunderabad and all Telangana region, which begins with Golkonda temple will continue till first half of Shravana masam. Bonalu festival begins at Golconda Jagadambika Temple and concludes on the last Sunday at the same temple.
25 June 2017 is the first day of Ashada Masam this year – Ashada Shukla Padyami / Ashada Shukla Vidiya.
Hyderabad Haribowli Akkanna Madanna temple Bonalu begins on July 2. Secunderabad Ujjaini Mahakali Bonalu 2017 date is July 9 and Laldarwaza Bonalu or Old city Bonalu 2017 is on July 16.