The harvest festival was celebrated across the state in a remarkable coming together of all faiths. The tragedy has unleashed a spirit of camaraderie and cooperation unseen in an intensely political state. read more
The southern-most state of Kerala welcomes the Malayalee harvest festival of Onam. The 10-day-long celebration of Onam - the harvest festival transforms the state like no other with festivities such as boat races, tiger dances, elaborate flower arrangements and a mask dance.Women, clad in traditional white silk saris with golden borders and fresh jasmine strings dangling along their long tresses dance to the tune on the occasion.