Today, 29 August 2012 is Onam Festival (Thiruvonam) in Kerala. Celebrated in Chingam Masam as per Malayalam calendar, Onam brings harvest for the God’s own land.
Onam is a festival celebrated as King Mahabali’s home coming. Onam is associated with the legend of Lord Vamana and King Maveli (Mahabali).
This ostentatious festival is celebrated during the Malayalam month of Chingam which falls between the month of August and September every year. The first day of the festival is known as Atham while the last and final day of the celebration is called Thiruvonam.
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