๐Ÿ’โœจOnam Wishes โœจ๐Ÿ’

Dear Readers,

My heartliy โœจOnamโœจWishes to all my dearest Bloggers.โœจ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿค—

What is Onam?

This is a colourful bright festival celebrated in southern part of india and by the state of Kerala People also called Mallu or Malayali (Malayalam is their language) ๐Ÿ˜‰.

Onam is an annual Harvest celebration also a commemorate King Mahabali, whose spirit is said to visit during this festival time of 10 days. I’ve never seen him coming ๐Ÿ˜œ But i’m sure you will enjoy this festival.

What they do?

10 days of celebration ๐Ÿ˜ƒ Anyone jealous๐Ÿค”? Yeah a week of Holiday for kids ๐Ÿ™„ i wish i am a kid now.๐Ÿค”

Athachamayam

Elephants parade will happen ๐Ÿ˜People dance, people will diguise as king Mahabali.

Pookolam

Making flower carpets like this sample

Music and Dance

Thiruvathira Dance – Group of girls in their traditional saree will dance in a circle usually.

Kathakali Dance – Katha means Story Kali means Play – To know more click

Pulikali Dance (Tigerplay)

Vallamkali (Water play) – Boat race

My time Onam Sadya

Onam Sadya is a food with different kinds of dry gravy and rice and a large list of menu. But in the end you will enjoy this.

Hope i gave a quick tour on what happens on Onam Celebration. This is not a detailed version. But a quick sneak peak to know what basically makes this festival more colourful.

*Note: I am not a Kerala person as i am from border we also celebrate. I may have missed some key factors of this festival. My sincere regrets if i did. Do let me know so that i will correct and learn as well.

Thanks for reading๐Ÿ’

17 comments

  1. 10 days of celebrations? Oh yes, I’m jealous ๐Ÿ™‚ What a great flower carpet ๐Ÿ™‚ Definitely not easy to do :)๐Ÿ’
    I like to see the girls in their traditional saree dancing ๐Ÿ™‚
    And so many types of food ๐Ÿ™‚
    Great celebration ๐Ÿ™‚

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  2. Interesting information Simon ๐Ÿ˜Š an event full of happiness and colors and 10 days celebration wow!
    Happy Onam even if you donโ€™t celebrate it like others but still itโ€™s great you made a post about it ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜Š

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  3. hey hey hey Simon, i have never heard about it before, i wish you very happy Onam, 10 days, i like this๐Ÿค—, omg Elephants, they are dressed so pretty, i love the pictures๐Ÿค—, would like to see the dance in real, should be great๐Ÿค—thank you for explaining what is Onam, i never heard about it before:)

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  4. I would like to, but for now, i dont really have time for youtube or google, but its good, that you posted it, this way i can know atlas a little bit๐Ÿค—๐Ÿค—๐Ÿค—๐Ÿค—๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ‘ฝ๐Ÿ‘ฝ

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