Onam is the biggest and the most important festival of the state of Kerala. It is a harvest festival and is celebrated with joy and enthusiasm all over the state by people of all communities. According to a popular legend, the festival is celebrated to welcome King Mahabali, whose spirit is said to visit Kerala at the time of Onam.
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Onam is an important Hindu Festival. It is mainly celebrated in the state of Kerala in India.
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Onam is celebrated in the beginning of the month of Chingam, the first month of Malayalam Calendar (Kollavarsham). This corresponds with the month of August-September according to Gregorian Calendar.by sadiya
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Onam in the Malayalam language is ഓണം.Onam is the national festival of Kerala. It is a Hindu festival and the state festival of Kerala. It is celebrated during the Malyaiam month of Chingam (August - September) and commemorates Vemana avatar of Vishnu and the subsequently, the homecoming of the mythical King Mahabali.
Information about onam festival
Onam is celebrated in the beginning of the month of Chingam, the first month of Malayalam Calendar (Kollavarsham). The most important day of Onam (known as Thiru Onam) is the second day of four days of Onam. Festivities actually commence on Atham, around 10 days earlier, with the preparation of pookalam (floral arrangements) in front of homes. Translating dates to the US Calendar, Onam usually happens sometime in late August through Mid-September, depending on the year. In 2015, Thiru Onam was August 28. In 2016 and 2017 it is September 13th and September 4th, respectively. The festival commemorates the appearance of Vamana avatar of Vishnu and the subsequent homecoming of the legendary Emperor Mahabali. Onam celebrates the Asura King Mahabali's annual visit from Patala (the underworld). On Thiruvonam day, Asura King Mahabali is believed to visit every Malayali home and meet his people. Sources: about.com and drikpanchang.com
short essay on onam in sanskrit
In 2012, Thiru-onam is on Wednesday, August 29.
Sep 7th onam vacation starts in 2011
Thiruonam 2011 date is September 9. First Onam is on September 8
Hau'oli [how'oh-lee] 'onam' (assuming you mean the Hindu festival).
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29 August 2012
onam, sanskrant, gudhipadwa,
Onam no doubt about it