Bathukamma festival is celebrated with great pomp in Hyderabad.
Bathukamma is also known as the festival of flowers in Hyderabad.
Hyderabad Dussehra: After the formation of the new state, Telangana has played an important role in reviving some old traditions as well. Telangana was separated from Andhra Pradesh in 2014. After this some new traditions started in Telangana. Bathukamma festival is one of them. The Bathukamma festival is celebrated with great pomp during the 9 days of Dussehra and Navratri in Hyderabad, the capital of Telangana. Actually, Bathukamma has been made by combining two words, which means Flower Alive. Flowers are said to be the form of nature, hence flowers are worshiped in this festival. This festival is celebrated only during Dussehra and 9 day Navratri. Let us know in detail.
Significance of Dussehra of Hyderabad
If you want to go somewhere on Dussehra this time, then come once after seeing the Dussehra of Hyderabad. This festival is celebrated in the spirit of unity and cooperation. Bathukamma Festival is considered as the festival of nature. On this day women worship flowers in their traditional dress. Fairs are organized everywhere. Here the Singari Melam performance is the center of attraction. For entertainment, special arrangements are made for the children in the fair. Artists and dancers are included in the program. He entertains people.
People actively participate in this festival of flowers in Hyderabad. Along with this, effigies of Ravana, Kumbhakaran and Meghnad are burnt in Dussehra.
There are many such places in Hyderabad, where Ravan Dahan takes place with pomp. You will find a living example of this in Hayatnagar, Gandhi Park. Everyone reaches the park in their traditional look and participates in Ravana Dahan with Jai Shri Ram’s cheers.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : September 28, 2022, 06:55 IST