Krishnastami: 'Attami' (worship of lord Krishna)

Krishnastami is celebrated in the month of simha (Sona Masam). Krishnastami day is the day of (Rohini Nakshtram) star rohini of shravana. 'Moode' is special food item on the day of Astami (Moode is the food prepared from rice). The day before astami is "Bolanth" 'Rice payasam' is the special food item for "Bolunth". 'Chennamane' play is the popular game and bunts used to play chennamane till midnight on bolunk.