Happy Onam To All

The harvest festival of Onam is here again bringing memories of a bygone golden era and reassuring peace and prosperity throughout humanity. Onam is the national festival of Kerala and is celebrated with pomp and flair throughout the state.

-The petals of colorful flowers are arranged to form a beautiful pattern and is layed out in the courtyard of every home to welcome King Mahabali.


Making of the Pookalam

pookalam prep

Onam Sahdya – elaborate vegetarian fest served on a banana leaf , rice being the main dish with at least 10 side dishes : some sweet , some bitter and covers all types of flavours to please the palate.

Close up of the Pookalam


Kerala Saree also called the Set Saree is the traditional outfit worn by the women in Kerala
onam outfit


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