India is not just a country of different religious but also of different cultures and different languages. We celebrate every happiness and every gift which nature gives us. Actually here we have countless festivals especially in Hindu religion.
Onam is one of the most ancient Hindu festivals which is still celebrated with a great devotion. It has been celebrated for more than hundreds of years. It is most popular and cultural festival of Kerala. Onam is celebrated with a great enthusiasm throughout Kerala. Every year this festival falls on the Malayalam month of Chingam (in between August and September). Chingam is the first month of Malayalam Calendar. It is also a harvest festival of Malayalam people. Onam has ten days celebration. There are so many events held during this time. Carnival of Onam lasts from four to ten days. Boat racing, a famous event, is one of them.
According to a popular legend, the festival is celebrated to welcome King Mahabali who ruled Kerala in ancient time. Kerala witnessed its golden era in his kingdom, people were happy, free from harm and complete harmony and prosperity was there. But Vamana (an avatar of Lord Vishnu) pushed King Mahabali, deep into the earth because of his egoistic nature. But due to his good deeds God granted him a boon that he could annually visit his people. It is said that his spirit visit Kerala at the time of Onam.
People greet each other and show their love. Onam greetings are shared with all malayalis at this time. Here we are giving the opportunity to choose high quality images of happy onam greeting and happy onam wishes and images. You just have to download the image and after that you can share it in social media like facebook and whatsapp. So what are you waiting for? Browse the given below and find the best.