Bonalu, the traditional festival of Telangana region especially of Hyderabad and Secunderabad, begins with Ashada Bonalu utsavam of Golkonda Jagadambika Temple. In 2018, Golkonda Bonalu starts on July 15.
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.
15 July 2018 is the third day of Ashada Masam this year – Ashada Shukla Thaditya.
Hyderabad Haribowli Akkanna Madanna temple Bonalu begins on July 22. Secunderabad Ujjaini Mahakali Bonalu 2018 date is July 29 and Laldarwaza Bonalu or Old city Bonalu 2018 is on August 5.