The Venkanna Babu Temple at Yanam is one such old sanctuary in the Yanam town of Andhra Pradesh. The primary god here is Lord Venkateswara. This sanctuary witnesses lakhs of enthusiasts from over the globe amid the Phalguna month time frame amongst February and March. The Kalyanotsavam celebration celebrated here continues for 24 long days and is the real celebration of the sanctuary. Here the Lord is spruced up as groom and he is gone up against parade all through the lanes in the region of the sanctuary on all the 24 days. The fundamental event of the marriage occurs on the twelfth day and individuals from places far over the state come here to see the celestial wedding.
This sanctuary has an extremely old history and it accepted to have been existed amid the fifteenth century when the states were administered by the Chalukyan rulers. The celebration is commended with bunches of merry intensity by the enthusiasts of the sanctuary. All during that time when the wedding, the Lord is decked up in stupendous hues and gems and is taken out in different chariots pulled by the impassioned aficionados going to the celebration. In spite of the fact that there are numerous chariots, the event where the Ratham mammoth wheel is utilized as a chariot sees the most extreme number of fans, as individuals throng here to pull the Ratham. This is accepted to weight around 15 tons.