Onam, the annual harvest festival of the state of Kerala , is celebrated with great pomp and gaiety by Malayalis across the world. As per the Malayalam calender, this much-waited festival, which is celebrated for 10 days, usually falls on the month of ‘Chingam’. According to the scriptures, Onam is observed to celebrate the homecoming of the great King Mahabali.
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Among the many rituals and festivities, people eagerly look forward to Onam Sandhya. Sandhya, which means a banquet in Malayali, consists of an elaborate feast that has every delectable dish of the Malayali cuisine. From banana chips to mango pickle, curd rice to avial , rasam to a varieties of chutney, the feast is an integral part of the festival. Also, Onam is famous for ‘pokalam’ (the intricate flower arrangement), boat races, masked dance among others.
Like any other festival, Onam too is about spending good time with friends and family. And to add more flavour to the festivities of Onam, we bring to you wishes, messages, quotes and images that can be used as WhatsApp and Facebook messages to greet friends and family on Onam.
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"Happy Onam. On this joyous occasion of Onam, I wish you joy and good health and may you always enjoy the bounty of nature!"
"May King Mahabali bless you with good health and happiness. May all your hopes, dreams and wishes come true. Happy Onam!"
"May the colours and joy of Onam fill your home and heart with happiness and prosperity. May you always enjoy a good fortune and the choicest bounty and nature. Happy Onam!"
"Cheers to the beautiful festival. May your life be filled with joy and happiness! Happy Onam!"
"Here’s wishing you health, wealth and happiness. May the spirit of Onam remain everywhere—where ever you go, whatever you do and whoever you might be with. Happy Onam!"
"Like the bright flowers of Pokalam, may your life be filled with bright and beautiful colours. Like the boat races of Onam, may you reach your destination with full determination. Like the elaborate feast of Onam Snadhya, may you enjoy the good food everyday. Happy Onam!"
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"When Onam is here, happiness is in the air. Let the sweet frangrance of flowers fill our homes and the aroma of home-cooked delicacies tease our senses. Happy Onam!"
"Onam is here. It’s time to decorate your home with Pokalams, challenge friends for a fun-filled boat race and feast like a king during Onam Sandhya. Let’s celebrate the harvest festival together and make it a moment to remember. Happy Onam!"