PM Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind prolong greetings on Onam


Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greeted the nation and prolonged his needs on the event of Onam, calling it a pageant related to positivity, brotherhood and concord.

In a tweet this morning, PM Modi mentioned, “Finest needs on the special day of Onam, a pageant related to positivity, vibrancy, brotherhood and concord. I pray for everybody’s good well being and wellbeing.”

Highlighting the tireless work of farmers and the celebration of the brand new harvest, President Ram Nath Kovind wished the nation on Onam.

“Onam greetings to all our fellow residents! This pageant is a celebration of the brand new harvest. It highlights the tireless work of farmers. It’s an event to precise gratitude to mom nature. I want progress and prosperity for all fellow residents,” the president tweeted.

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan mentioned the pageant was to have a good time love, equality and prosperity. “Could love and brotherhood blossom. Could equality and prosperity prevail. Allow us to have a good time Onam by reciting the hymns of humanity,” Vijayan mentioned.

Onam, a 10-day lengthy pageant that celebrates the return of King Mahabali in addition to the Vaman avatar of Lord Vishnu, was celebrated from August 12 this 12 months. However the precise three-day pageant, which is extensively celebrated in Kerala, will begin with Thiruvonam on August 21.

As per the Malayalam calendar, Onam is widely known on the day of Thiruvonam nakshatram (Shravana asterism) within the month of Chingam.

Grand feasts are ready on this event which is called ‘onasadya’. Celebrations additionally embrace conventional dance, music and video games which can be collectively referred to as ‘Onakalikal’. All that is executed to point out King Mahabali that his individuals are affluent and comfortable.