what is onam?


what is onam?

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Ahmed Ragab 2 years 2020-09-05T10:56:42+00:00 1 Answer 316 views 0

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    Onam is an annual holiday and festival celebrated in Kerala, India. It is a harvest festival celebrated by Malayali irrespective of religion. Date of Onam is based on the Hindu Panchangam and falls on the 22nd nakshatra Thiruvonam in the month Chingam of Malayalam calendar, which in Gregorian calendar overlaps with August–September. According to legends, the festival is celebrated to commemorate King Mahabali, whose spirit is said to visit Kerala at the time of Onam.

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