New Delhi: The festival of Onam falls during the Malayalam month of Chingam (Aug - Sep) marking the commemoration of Vamana avatara of Vishnu and the subsequent homecoming of the mythical King Mahabali who Malayalees consider as their King. Our desi Bollywood celebrities believe in the essence of festivals. Therefore, many B-Town A-listers took to micro-blogging site Twitter and wished their fans and followers a happy Onam. Here, take a look at who said what:
T 1976 - A very happy Onam to all .. festival predominantly celebrated with gusto in Kerala and Malayalis .. pic.twitter.com/uNZkW0haeo
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) August 27, 2015
Wish u all a wonderful Onam! Have a great day! pic.twitter.com/lDZ4Y42J1U
— Hema Malini (@dreamgirlhema) August 28, 2015
May the color and lights of Onam fill your home with happiness and joy. Have the most beautiful Onam.
— Madhur Bhandarkar (@imbhandarkar) August 28, 2015
Wish you all a happy Onam.
— Farhan Akhtar (@FarOutAkhtar) August 28, 2015
— Dhanush (@dhanushkraja) August 28, 2015
Happy Onam to all my dearest Kerala friends!! Wishing you n all at home Thiruonam Ashamshakal..!! All happiness..!!
— Suriya Sivakumar (@Suriya_offl) August 28, 2015