Today, 8 February 2012 Medaram Sammakka Sarakka begins in Warangal district of Andhra Pradesh. Sammakka Saralamma Jatara is the largest tribal fair in the world. Over 10 Million devotees visit and participate in the Jathara.
Medaram Jathara begins on 8 February 2012 with the arrival of Saralamma on to Medaram Gaddhe (platform) and concludes with the Vanapravesham of Sammakka and Saralakka on 11 February 2012. The arrival of Sammakka is on 9 February and Darshanam of the Goddesses is on 10 February 2012.