Onam Melbourne 2019
Melbourne Malayalee Federation invites you to celebrate Onam 2019 on August 31 at Springvale City Hall.
There will be entertainment for all – from a colouring and drawing competition for children, to tug of war and arm wrestling for adults, as well as a dance competition, a Mega Thiruvathira and a Fabulous Onam feast (Sadhya). Onam Sadhya from 12 to 2.30 PM, Inaugural function and cultural programs from 3 PM to 7.30 PM.
Onam or Thiruvonam originated as a joyous festival, annual reminiscence of the golden rule of King Mahabali, a mythical king, who ruled Kerala. It recalls the sacrifice of the great king, his true devotion to God and his human pride. Onam welcomes the spirit of such a great king.