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Onam festival


During Onam, the annual Pulikali festival in Thrissur sees people get into the skin of the tiger

October 13, 2019 8:13 am

In the processions, many have the feline’s face painted on their bellies and stripes on their limbs, others are wearing costumes, while some have donned masks.

Harbhajan Singh comes up with a cheeky Onam wish for S Sreesanth

September 11, 2019 2:43 pm

Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan posted a photo in traditional attire. Dhawan scored two consecutive fifties in the recently-concluded India A vs South Africa A series.

Onam 2019: How to celebrate the festival with kids

September 11, 2019 10:46 am

Happy Onam 2019: Not just celebrations, you should also get your child interested in knowing more about Onam. The festival falls on the 22nd nakshatra Thiruvonam in the Malayalam calendar month of Chingam.

Happy Onam 2019: Wishes Images, Quotes, Greetings, Messages, Status, Wallpaper and Pictures

September 11, 2019 2:43 pm

Happy Onam 2019 Wishes Images, Quotes, Status, Greetings Card, Messages, Photos: Here are some of the wishes that you can share with your friends and family.

Onam special: Here's what Onam sadhya, the traditional feast, is all about (with recipes)

September 11, 2019 3:20 pm

It is on the 10th day of festivities or Thiruvonam that the lavish Onam Sadhya is cooked in all households.

World’s first, fully floral interactive pookkalam at Technopark

September 02, 2019 5:50 pm

Decorated with flowers, the pookkalam has digital data encoded in it in the form of a QR code.

Onam festivities begin in Kerala

September 02, 2019 5:38 pm

According to legends, the festival is celebrated to welcome King Mahabali, whose spirit is believed to visit Kerala at the time of Onam to see his subjects.

Onam 2019 Date: When is Onam 2019?

September 11, 2019 6:06 pm

Onam 2019 Date in Kerala: According to the Malayalam calendar, Onam, the annual harvest festival of the state of Kerala is usually celebrated for 10 days in the month of Chingam, which, as per the Gregorian calendar, overlaps with the months of August-September.

'After our lives, who's gonna take this forward': Floods intensify fears of Chendamangalam's hand-loom weavers

September 12, 2018 3:36 pm

The floodwaters devoured their homes and their factory, knocking aside centuries-old wooden looms, sinking fabric worth lakhs of rupees and in the process, bringing their livelihoods to a virtual halt.

Kerala floods: Tragedy is forgotten for a day, camps celebrate Onam

August 26, 2018 6:45 am

Kerala floods: Film celebrities such as Mammootty and political leaders thronged the camps for the Onam dinner and to pledge support to the affected people.


Happy Onam 2019: Malayalis celebrate the harvest festival across India

September 12, 2019 9:49 am

From a nine-course feast called Onasadya to festivities called Onakalikal, Onam is the most important annual festival for Malayalis.

Subdued Onam celebrations in flood-battered Kerala

August 25, 2018 8:02 pm

Onam 2018: Keralites celebrate Onam as the state gradually recovers from the disastrous floods that ravaged the coastal state and caused a horrendous loss of life and property which has been recorded as unprecedented in recent times.

People across India celebrate Onam festival with enthusiasm

August 28, 2015 6:09 pm

The festival of Onam is celebrated in Kerala, in South India, and by Malayalam speaking people all over the world.