ⓘ Medaram is a village in Mulugu district, Telangana, India. A popular religious congregation or Jatara called Samakka sarakka jatara takes place for three days b ..

                                     

ⓘ Medaram

Medaram is a village in Mulugu district, Telangana, India. A popular religious congregation or Jatara called "Samakka sarakka" jatara takes place for three days biennially in this village. Sammakka-Sarakka Jatara held by forest dwelling Koya tribe of Telangana and surrounding States, is the biggest Tribal festival in Asia which is attended by two crore people on an average.

Why is it held? The event is held twice a year in honor of the twin goddesses Sammakka and her daughter Sarakka. Several communities in Telangana support companies Jatara and mythical narrative about the two chiefs of the tribe of women who fought against you will of the rulers, who tried to seize their lands and forests. According to the myth, it was the curse of Sammakka, which has caused gradual decline and death a rule, you will get a very positive impression.