Happy Onam 2016 Festival SMS Messages Wishes Greeting, Foods and Recipes:
Onam is the Hindu festival mostly celebrated by the Malayalis in the state of Kerala along with other states of India and Malayalis living across the world.
Onam festival is celebrated for 10 days and in that 4 days will be announced state holiday in Kerala from Onam Eve (Uthradom) to the 3rd Onam Day.
This year Onam 2016 festival is to be celebrated from 4th September 2016 to 14th September 2016 and the festival celebrated on 10th Day which is Thiruvonam will be the main Onam festival celebration.
10 Days of Onam 2016:
4th September 2016 – Atham
5th September 2016 – Chithira
6th September 2016 – Chodhi
7th September 2016 – Vishakham
8th September 2016 – Anizham
9th, 10th September 2016 – Thriketa
11th September 2016 – Moolam
12th September 2016 – Pooradam
13th September 2016 – Uthradam
14th September 2016 – Thiruvonam
The special dishes and onam recipes for the festival celebration are Avial, Dal, Erisheri, Kaalan, Mezhukkupuratti, Moru, Olan, Pickles, Puliseri, Rasam, Sambhar, Thoran.
Onapookkalam is the Pookkalam made on the floral carpet for the festival celebration of Onam festival along with rangoli kolam.
Boat race is also one among the best event every year conducted for the Onam festival which includes Aranmula Uthrattadhi Boat Race and Nehru Trophy Boat Race.
Special SMS greeting Messages and wishes will be shared among friends and relatives for the Onam festival using the Social networks like Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus and Whatsapp.