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Katta Maisamma Temple
Katta Maisamma Temple lies on lower Tank Bund road, close to Indira Park, between Hyderabad and Secunderabad. Katta means a bridge on bund across a river or lake and Maisamma denotes a local deity. It has been a practice in the Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh to build a Katta Maisamma Temple with the intention of getting her blessings for a safe means of access to people, vehicle and goods across the bridge. Bonalu festival is celebrated at Katta Maisamma Temple, during the month of Ashada (July).
Updated on 7th June, 2005
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