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6 Top Kerala Onam Festival Attractions (with Dates)

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Onam is the biggest festival in the Indian state of Kerala. It falls during the first month of the Malayalam calendar, which is Chingam (August–September), and marks the homecoming of the legendary King Mahabali. The festival lasts for ten days and is linked to many elements of Kerala's culture and tradition. Intricate flower carpets, elaborate banquet lunch, snake boat races, Puli Kali and the kaikottikkali dance all play a part in the festival.

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The Very Colorful Puli Kali Walk at Onam Athachamayam 2012 Tripunithura Kerala India by Poonam Parihar, via Flickr

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People in colorfully decorated tuk tuk during Onam Festival, Thrissur, Kerala State, India

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Onam Festival; The festival commemorates the Vamana avatar of Vishnu and the homecoming of the legendary King Mahabali, who was sent down to the underworld by Vishnu. Enjoy a taster of Indian tradition with theculturetrip.com

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Onam! We make rangoli with flowers for ten days.. Of course the tenth day is The onam.

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Celebrating the biggest festival in the South Indian state of Kerala,the Onam Festival. #India #Onam

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