Rainrays Profiles
 
English
   Pregnancy & Care | Submit Your Free Ads | Tours & Travel India

Home rainrays profile world Contact Us Online Free Marketing Aadhaar Card Online Free Marketing Pregnancy & Care Online Free Marketing Tour n Travel Free Ads with rainrays Festivals  Tourist Attraction India Pincode India  Tourist Attraction India Tourist Attraction India Jobs Recipes Jobs Select Babies Name

 
Custom Search
More Topics...
  Pregnancy tips and care  Pregnancy tips and care
 YouTube Videos YouTube Videos
  Hospitals & clinics in India Hospitals & clinics in India
  Hospitals & clinics in India World Travel Tips
 Kitchen Dictionary Kitchen Dictionary
 Recipes Recipes
 Personality Personality
 Institute/Colleges Institute/Colleges
 Indian Festivals Indian Festivals
 University University
 Restaurant Restaurant
 Districts List in India Districts List in India
 Districts Profile of India Districts Profile of India
 Hotels Hotels
 BSNL STD Codes (INDIA) BSNL STD Codes (INDIA)
 Love dating and Romance Love dating and Romance
 Baby name list Baby name list
 Jobs by location Jobs by location
 Jobs by Keyword Jobs by Keyword
 Jobs by Function Jobs by Function
 Jobs Part Time Jobs Part Time
 Shayari Shayari

Best Indian Tours
 Week End Tours  Week End Tours
 Wildlife tours Wildlife tours
 Honeymoon  Honeymoon Tours
 Religious Tours Religious Tours
 Religious Tours International Tours
 Religious Tours Indian Tours for Overseas
 

Thripunithura Athachamayam Festival of Kerala

  Topic » Dictionary of India » Indian Festivals
Post By : Rainrays At 2011-01-19 11:51:30

Name of Festival : Thripunithura Athachamayam Festival

 

Major Territory of Celebration
Thripunithura Athachamayam Festival is celebrated in Kerela state of India

 

Time of celebration (Months)
Thripunithura Athachamayam Festival is at Tripunithura on the asterism, Atham, in the month of Chingam (August/September).

 

About Festival
Thripunithura Athachamayam is the colourful beginning for the Onam festival of Kerala. This is celebrated at Tripunithura on the asterism, Atham, in the month of Chingam (August/September).which is the first day of Onam. Thripunithura is the small town near to Ernakulam in Kerala. This grand event features a dazzling ceremonial parade of caparisoned elephants some folk art performances like Pulikkali ,Theyyam and Kavadiyattam, classical dances like Kathakali and Mohiniyattom, percussion bands are participate in it.

 

History of Thripunithura Athachamayam Festival :
Athachamayam celebrations is closely linked with Cochin royal family. In the olden days, Maharaja of the erstwhile state of Cochin, used the custom of travelling to the Thripunithura fort with all his entourage. According another popular belief, Maharaja travelled from Thripunithura to Thrikkakkara Vamana Temple on the Atham day.

 

Onam which last ten days welcomes ancient asura King Mahabali's spirit which is believed to visit his kingdom every year with a colourful reception starting on 'Atham'.


During Atham, Thripunithura put on a festive look and vendors line up the streets selling all kinds of wares including conical mounds made of clay representing Mahabali and Vishnu, called ' Trikkakara Appan'. On the Thiruvonam day they decorated with with flowers and placed in the dung-plastered courtyards.

 

Athachamayam is the only one day in a year when all the people, irrespective of caste and creed were allowed to enter the Kottakkakam (Fort). Kerala's famous musical ensembles Panchavadyam ,Chendamelam, Pambamelam etc. can also be witnessed.Floral carpets are also made during Athachamayam. Athachamayam is conducted in a spectacular manner in Thripunithura every year.

 




Yaosang Festival of Manipur

Name of Festival : Yaosang Festival

 

Time of celebration (Month) Yaoshang is celebrated is celebrated on the full moon day of Phalguna (Feb/March)

 

Major Territory of Celebration Yaosang Festival is celebrated in the Manipur and in northeastern state India.

 

About Festival Yaosang Festival is one the important festival of Manipur state of India. Yaoshang festival is also called ‘festival ..

More...





Refer to Friend

  Rainryas information World
 

Share Info/View About Profile Or Any Comment

 
Your Name:*  
 
Comment:*  
 
 
 
Other Topic
Chicken pakora
Pincode Bokaro District Jharkhand
Lecturer jobs in India
Accounting/Finance jobs in India
Dehradun :: Graphic Era University
 
Create Your Profile in Category » Indian Festivals
 
 
 
 
 
Related Content..
 3110  Yaosang Festival of Manipur
 3168  Rakhidumni or Rakhi Festival of Himachal Pradesh
 3158  Gowri Hunnive Festival of Karnataka
 3252  Urs Festival of Rajasthan
 3149  Bhagoria Festival Madhya Pradesh
 3126  Thirupalli Ezhuchi Festival of Tamil Nadu
 3037  Pongal Festival of Tamil Nadu
 3029  Margazhi Festival of Tamil Nadu
 3058  Yellaramma Jatara Festival of Andhra Pradesh
 3247  Id-ul-Zuha or Bakrid Festival
 
Special Tours Type India
 Week End Tours  Week End Tours
 Wildlife tours Wildlife tours
 Honeymoon  Honeymoon Tours
 Religious Tours Religious Tours
 International Tours International Tours
 Tours for Overseas Indian Tours for Overseas
More on rainrays.com
Top Links : Contact us | About us | Privacy & Policy | Terms & Condition | Extract Email | Submit URL to Search Engine
Jobs : Jobs by Location | Part Time Jobs | Jobs by Function | Jobs by Keyword | Jobs Out of india | Jobs Search Engine
Other Links
    Girl baby Names | Boy baby Names | Love dating and Romance | University | Restaurants in India | Hotels in India | Hospitals & clinic | Pregnancy & Care
    Coaching Institute | Educational Institution | School/Colleges by Loaction | Recipes | Std Code | PHP | Products | Links | PHP Interview Question

Copyright © 2010 --- All Rights Reserved