Onam 2018 will be celebrated by the people on 25th of August, Saturday.
Onam is the traditional harvest festival celebrated widely in south India, especially Kerala. It falls in the Malayalam calendar month of Chingam, which in Gregorian calendar overlaps with August–September. The festival is also celebrated by some Christians. People buy & wear new clothes for the occasion of Onam, and this tradition is called Onnakkodi. On the day of Onam, Keralite Hindus install an image of Thrikkakara Appan or Onattappan in their homes.
It is Also called as ” Thiruvonam”.