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
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.