Chittaramma Temple at Moosapet is one of the popular temples in twin cities of Hyderabad & Secunderabad of Telangana state. Bonalu is one of the biggest festivals celebrated at this temple.
In 2020, Moosapet Chittaramma Temple is celebrated on July 19. According to the sources, at this temple bonalu festival is celebrated on the following Sunday after Secunderabad Ujjaini Mahankali Temple Bonalu Utsavalu.
Due to Coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) lock-down rules, Bonalu is celebrated with limited number of devotees amidst stringent rules such as physical distance, etc.
It is to note that Bonalu is a state festival of Telangana which is celebrated in Ashada Masam of Telugu calendar throughout the state. This year (2020), it is the 7th time that Telangana is celebrating the Bonalu festival after achieving the separate statehood.
Bonalu, Shivasattulu, Pandla Bandi Ooregimpu, etc.. are the famous rituals and the traditions of Chittaramma Jathara.