Onam, the national festival of Kerala
For the people of Kerala, the occasion of Onam brings in with it a bouquet of happiness, excitement, fun and the season of plenty; unmatched by any other festive occasion in the State.
This is the time of the year, when Keralites proudly reaffirm their spirit of oneness. And they express it in the most traditional ways during Onam, which can be best witnessed in households.
The aged, the toddler, the youth, the middle-aged; all would have their share of role to play during Onam. And they enjoy these moments by coming together and partaking in activities that would have their smiles rarely fading away during the entire festive season.