Onam 2017 Date is Monday, 4th September – Thiruonam Day (Chingam Month)
4th September is Onam 2017 Date
Onam brings happiness to all, it’s the most popular kerala festival and onam 2017date is 4th september. Thiru onam is coming malayalam month chingam, it will start on atham day. onam usually coming on english months August and september. History of Onam festival is related with the Asura King Mahabali, who ruled kerala. Vishnu, Kashyapa and Parashurama also associated with kerala. Atham, Chithira, Chodhi, Vishakam, Anizham, Thriketa, Moolam, Pooradam, Uthradom and Thiruvonam are the festival days. Onam celebrations starts with Atham day. we can check the other activities related with onam festival and kerala.
Vallam Kali, Pulikali, Pookkalam, Onathappan, Thumbi Thullal, Onavillu, Kazhchakkula, Onapottan, Atthachamayam are the terms related with Onam festival. It’s a nice idea to visit kerala during onam season. You can watch and enjoy these cultural festivals, Atham day is marked with the start of festivities at Vamanamoorthy Thrikkakara temple Kochi. Thripunithura Athachamayam is very famous, elephants marching, drum beats, music, folk art forms, floats are the main highlights. During onam 2017 days, keralites preparing snacks named upperi. it’s usually maid with banana and other kerala items. Boat races aka vallam kali are one of the important event related with Onam.
Kerala boat races are started with nehru trophy vallam kali at alappuzha punnamada lake. 2017 nehru trophy date is 12th August, every second saturday (August month). Onam 2017 sadya aka food consists of all the ethnic kerala dishes. Aviyal, sambar, thoran, parippu, paayasam, upperi etc are some of the main dishes in a typical ona sadya. All the keralites will celebrate this beautiful festival with preparing ona sadya and wearing new dresses. onam is now celebrated by kerala television channels. they are airing special shows and premier films during the onam holidays. Enjoy the Celebrate the Onam 2017 Holidays and Advanced Onam wishes to all our readers.