CM inaugurates week-long Onam celebrations in state


Posted on:14 Sep 2016 09:19:19

CM inaugurates week-long Onam celebrations in state
14 September 2016 Current Affairs: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has inaugurated the Onam celebrations in Thiruvannanthapuram.

The inaugural ceremony also witnessed the state government honouring noted playback singer P Jayachandran, who has completed 50 years in the field of music. 

Onam is the harves festival of Kerala, India. It is also the State festival of Kerala with State holidays on 4 days starting from Onam Eve (Uthradom) to the 3rd Onam Day.

The festival falls during the Malayalam month of Chingam (Aug - Sep) and marks the commemoration of home-coming of the mythical King Mahabali.

 


Subscribe to Current Affairs

Enter your email to get daily current affairs

Current Affairs June 2017

26 JUNE
NEWS
24 JUNE
NEWS
23 JUNE
NEWS
22 JUNE
NEWS

Current Affairs May 2017

31 MAY
NEWS
30 MAY
NEWS
29 MAY
NEWS
27 MAY
NEWS

Current Affairs April 2017

29 APRIL
NEWS
28 APRIL
NEWS
27 APRIL
NEWS
26 APRIL
NEWS