Onam Celebrated with great pomp and show in Kerala, Onam is the annual festival of the state. The biggest and most popular festival of Malayalee (inhabitants of Kerala), Onam is harvest festival of the state. Significant among all cast, creed and faith, the festival of Onam with its rich customs and tradition is a great cultural fiesta.
The 10-days running festival takes part in the month of Chingam (August-September), the first month of the Malayalam year. Onam is basically a harvest festival, which also finds deeper association with several of Hindu mythologies and folklore.