Onam marks as the beginning of the harvest season for Keralites. Several celebrities like Malaika Arora, Amitabh Bachchan, Prithviraj has taken to social media to wish their fans on the occasion of Onam.
Malayalis all over the world celebrate the festival of Onam with a nine-course feast called Onasadhya. Malaika, who is a fitness enthusiast, is also a self-confessed foodie. She also gave a delicious surprise to her fans when she shared a picture of her Onam feast with her family, courtesy her mother Joyce Arora.
The actress has posted a series of images of the lavish spread on the table which included several Onam-special dishes prepared by her mother. She also captioned it saying, “Our table is set… and finally after over 5 months we all together at my parents home n on this very auspicious day of Onam… thank u mom @joycearora for this lovely spread Onam Sadya..#avial #erissery #pulissery #kootucurry #olan #sambar #velarikkapachadi #muttaikosethoran #vazhakaimezhukkapurati #mattachoru #nei #sambaram #injipuli #narangaachar #pappadam #paladapayasam #adapradhaman”
Take a look at Malaika Arora’s Instagram post:
Several other celebrities had also wished their fans on Twitter. Prithviraj, a well-known actor is Malayam film industry also wished his fans on the microblogging site. He simply posted a picture of himself and wished fans a “Happy Onam.”
Amitabh Bachchan had also wished fans on the occasion of Onam. He tweeted, “T 3644 – Happy Onam .. the harvest festival celebrated in Kerala”
T 3644 – Happy Onam .. the harvest festival celebrated in Kerala .. pic.twitter.com/0Oq1kNxM83
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) August 30, 2020
Shilpa Shetty also took to Instagram to wish her fans. She posted a photo with a caption, “May this auspicious and colourful festival bring in a bountiful amount of blessings, love, and peace into your lives.”
South superstar Kamal Haasan also tweeted, “Onam marks the beginning of prosperity and happiness for every Malayalee around the world. It is one festival that transcends its own connotations. May life become colourful and joyful again soon.”
Onam marks the beginning of prosperity and happiness for every Malayalee around the world. It is one festival that transcends its own connotations.
Priyappatta ellaavarkkum pon ona asamshakal.
May life become colourful and joyful again soon.
— Kamal Haasan (@ikamalhaasan) August 31, 2020
South actor Nivin Pauly also tweeted a picture of himself with a caption, “Wish you all a very happy Onam.”
— Nivin Pauly (@NivinOfficial) August 31, 2020
Actor Mohan Lal also wished his fans on Twitter with a video message. He said, “At a time when we have to maintain social distancing and remain at home, I wish everyone a happy, prosperous and above all, a healthy Onam. Please follow the government’s instructions and became part of the fight against COVID. Be brave and let’s pray together for a better tomorrow. I wish you a Happy Onam once again.”
— Mohanlal (@Mohanlal) August 31, 2020
Wishing fans on Onam, Malayalam actor Dulqer Salmaan urged his fans to watch his next film Maniyarayile Ashokan on Netflix. His film has been released on the streaming platform as a treat to his fans on the occasion.
Raanjhanaa actor Dhanush also took to Twitter and shared, “Wishing everyone a Happy Onam. May this festival bring abundant joy, immense prosperity and good health in all our lives.”
Wishing everyone a Happy Onam. May this festival bring abundant joy, immense prosperity and good health in all our lives.
— Dhanush (@dhanushkraja) August 31, 2020
So how did you celebrate Onam? Let us know in the comments.