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Malayalam Festivals 2018 | Malayalam Festivals Calendar 2018

Kerala, the God’s own country, is the land of devotion and spirituality. There is a huge list of Malayalam Festivals celebrated in Kerala and all over the world by Malayali people in throughout the year 2018.

Apart from the world’s biggest floral festival Onam, Makara Sankramana, Attukal Pongala, Pankuni Uthiram, Vishu, Thrissur Pooram, Ashtami Rohini, Chingam Sankramanam, Navaratri, Vijayadashami, etc. are the major Malayalam festivals.

In 2018, Malayalam Festival Calendar begins with Thiruvathira on 2 January and ends with Sabarimala Mandala Pooja on 27 December.

Malayalam Festivals List in each month

January 2018

2 January 2018, Tuesday – Thiruvathira

14 January 2018, Sunday – Pongal, Makaram Sankramam, Makaravilakku (Makaram Month begins)

31 January 2018, Wednesday – Chandra Grahan, Thai Pooyam

February 2018

13 February 2018, Tuesday – Shivarathri, Kumbham Sankramanam (Kumbham Month begins)

15 February 2018, Thursday – Surya Grahan

March 2018

2 March 2018, Friday – Attukal Pongala

14 March 2018, Wednesday – Meenam Sankramanam (Meenam Month begins)

20 March 2018, Tuesday – Matsyavathara Dinam

25 March 2018, Sunday – Shree Rama Navami

31 March 2018, Saturday – Painkuni Uthram

April 2018

14 April 2018, Saturday – Solar New Year, Medam Sankramanam (Medam Month begins)

15 April 2018, Sunday – Vishu

18 April 2018, Wednesday – Parashurama Jayanthi, Akshaya Trithiya

20 April 2018, Friday – Shree Shankara Jayanthi

26 April 2018, Thursday – Thrissur Pooram

28 April 2018, Saturday – Narasimha Jayanthi

29 April 2018, Sunday – Kurmavathara Dinam

30 April 2018, Monday – Chitra Pournami

May 2018

15 May 2018, Tuesday – Edavam Sankramanam (Edavam Masam begins)

June 2018

15 June 2018, Friday – Mithunam Sankramanam (Mithunam Month begins)

July 2018

13 July 2018, Friday – Surya Grahan

16 July 2018, Monday – Karkidakam Sankramanam (Karkidakam Month begins)

27 July 2018, Friday – Guru Poornima, Chandra Grahan

August 2018

11 August 2018, Saturday – Surya Grahan

17 August 2018, Friday – Chingam Sankramanam, Malayalam New Year (Chingam Month begins)

24 August 2018, Friday – Onam

25 August 2018, Saturday – Avani Avittam

September 2018

2 September 2018, Sunday – Ashtami Rohini (Sri Krishna Jayanti)

12 September 2018, Wednesday – Varaha Jayanthi

13 September 2018, Thursday – Kerala Vinayaka Chaturthi

14 September 2018, Friday – Rishi Panchami

17 September 2018, Monday – Kanni Sankramanam, Vishwakarma Puja (Kanni Month begins)

21 September 2018, Friday – Vamana Jayanthi

October 2018

10 October 2018, Wednesday – Navarathri

17 October 2018, Wednesday – Durgashtami, Thulam Sankramanam (Thulam Month begins)

18 October 2018, Thursday – Mahanavami

19 October 2018, Friday – Vijayadasami, Vidyarambham

November 2018

7 November 2018, Wednesday – Deepavali

16 November 2018, Friday – Vrischikam Sankramanam (Vrischikam Month begins)

17 November 2018, Saturday – Mandalakalam Begins

19 November 2018, Monday – Guruvayur Ekadasi

22 November 2018, Thursday – Thrikarthika

December 2018

16 December 2018, Sunday – Dhanu Sankramanam (Dhanu Masam begins)

18 December 2018, Tuesday – Geeta Dinam

19 December 2018, Wednesday – Vaishnava Mokshada Ekadasi

23 December 2018, Sunday – Thiruvathira

27 December 2018, Thursday – Mandala Pooja

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