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Mon, 28/11/2016 - 17:44

Peddapuram Maridamma temple is famous for its Maridamma festival, celebrated for thirty-one days from the Amavasya in the month of Jyeshtha to the Amavasya in the month of Ashadha. Cycle races, cattle shows, parrot circuses and agricultural exhibitions are also held here. 'Kumbham' is carried in decorated vessels and kept in open carts. These carts are taken in procession to the temple to the accompaniment of music and dance and offered to the God, then food is distributed as 'prasadam'.

how can you reach this temple
By Surface Transport

The nearest bus stop is Peddapuram.

The nearest railway station is 5 km away Samalkot Junction.

By Air

The nearest airport is Rajahmundry Airport 37 km away.


Sri Maridamma Temple Peddapuram

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