Thiruvonam, Tenth day of Onam Celebrations – 21 August 2021

The tenth day of Onam is known as Thiru-Onam which literally also means second Onam. In 2021, Thiruvonam date is August 21. According to the religious history, it is largely believed that it was on this day Vamana suppressed Mahabali to underground. At this situation, Mahabali requested Vamana that he wishes to return in order […]

Uthradam, Ninth day of Onam Festival – 20 August 2021

The ninth day of Onam is known as Uthradam. In order to wholeheartedly welcome King Mahabali, people are in very high spirits on this particular day. In 2021, Uthradam Onam date is August 20. In some regions of Kerala, Onam kick-start on Uthradam day. In the Nair Tharawad (Nair household), to the Karnavar (eldest member […]

Eighth Day of Onam, Pooradam – 19 August 2021

The eighth day of Onam is known as Pooradam. This day holds a special significance in the Onam festivity. In 2021, Pooradam Onam date is August 19. The Athappookalam or floral carpet is largely increased in width. The family members add more special flowers to it. The people highly expect the arrival of Onthappan so […]

Atham, Onam’s First day celebrations – 12 August 2021

Atham is the first day of grand Onam celebration. The Atham day falls in the month of Chingam according to the Malayalam calendar. In 2021, Atham Onam date is August 12. On this day, it is largely believed that King Mahabali who ruled once in this region starts his personal preparation to descend to Kerala […]

Onam 2021 Calendar | Onam Schedule, Ten festivals of Onam in 2021

Onam festival in Kerala - Pookalam

Onam 2021 Calendar, Onam Schedule, Ten festivals of Onam in 2021. Onam is not a celebration of a one day or two days. Onam is a grand gala of 10 festivals. In 2021, Onam festival celebrations begin on August 13 and ends with Thiru Onam on August 21. Onam calendar or schedule consists of 10 […]

Ten Days of Onam Festival

Onam is the state festival of Kerala. It is a ten-day grand carnival. All the Malayalees who are residing in Kerala, different parts of India and even in abroad celebrate this festival with much festivity. The actual celebration starts usually from the first Malayalam month that is Atham nakshatram of Chingam. The festival lasts until […]