Onam in Bangalore : Sep 2016
Onam, the Harvest festival of God’s Own Country! Farmers proud to see their bounty, homecoming for people who stay far from families , Theyyam & Pulikali artists waiting to enthral the audience and boat race enthusiasts who ride the festive wave.
The festival of Onam falls during the Malayalam month of Chingam and marks the commemoration of Vamana avatara of Vishnu and the subsequent homecoming of the mythical King Mahabali.
Bangalore offers much solace to Keralites who miss their home and EventsHigh picks for you the top Onam Celebrations in the city – Find out where to slurp your Sadhya, view a pookalam or watch the Kathakali.
1. Mirchi Live Thaikkudam Bridge
Thaikkudam Bridge the Kerala-based music band, who composed the popular 'Fish Rock' are all set to perform all genres at Phoenix. Celebrate this Onam with the most loved rock band of India Thaikkudam Bridge. Celebrate this Onam with the most loved rock band of India Thaikkudam Bridge.
When: Sat, 10 Sep 2016 7:30PM
Where: Phoenix Marketcity , East Bangalore
2. Onam Fest Bangalore
Kappa Chakka Kandhari welcomes you to join the grand Onam celebration exclusive for Bangalorians.
Taste the authentic deliciousness of traditional Kerala recipes that are sure to bring the joy and happiness of the God’s own festival! Eat a banana leaf feast or take-away to relish it at home. Onam Sadhya at its best!
When: 09- 14 Sep 2016 , Lunch: 12 Noon-3:30PM, Dinner: 7:00PM-9:00PM
Where: Next To E-Zone Club , Marathahalli
3. Vembanad Celebrates Onam
At Vembanad Restaurant at The Paul, delicacies from Southern coasts of India are brought ashore and presented by the award winning chefs of the Kumarakom Lake Resort. Treat yourself to an exotic culinary voyage amidst a glorious ambience of luxurious heritage at its finest.
4. Kumarakom - Onam Celebrations
Kumarakom serves authentic Kerala food including traditional or naadan dishes like Karimeen Pollichathu, Duck Roast, Kerala Porotta, Appam, Kadala Curry, Mutton Stew, Chemeen Ularthiyathu and more.. Partake in Onam Celebrations at Kumarakom.
When: Wed, 14 Sep 2016 12:00PM
Where: Kumarakom , HSR Layout
5. Aarppo Onam Sadhya 2016
Thiruona Sadhya is a vegetarian feast or banquet. This multi course meal is served traditionally on a banana leaf and has steamed Kerala matta rice (Rosematta rice or Red parboiled rice) as the main ingredient served with many side dishes and payasam. Come Celebrate!
When: Wed, 14 Sep 2016 11:00AM
Where: Parish Hall's at St. Baselios Orthodox Church
6. Mahabelly Onam at Bonsouth and SouthIndies
This Onam Southindies and Bonsouth have decided to create the biggest Onam Buffet in Town to welcome King Mahabali in style.The restaurant has always aimed to offer the best to its guests and with Onam celebrations round the corner, it intends to raise the bar further.Don't miss this opportunity to enjoy the kingsize biggest Onam buffet in town at Bonsouth comprising of more than 55 specialities prepared by chef Manu Nair and his team.
When: September 13th to 15th, 2016 | 12 noon to 3.30 PM and 7 – 11 PM
Where: Bonsouth, Koramangla 5th Block | Southindies , Indirangar
7. Onam Sadhya at 24@43
Onam recalls the great and generous king Mahabali, and his love for his people. Legend has it that Mahabali's devotion is so boundless that he ascends from the netherworld once a year so he can once again look upon his beloved subjects. To celebrate the homecoming of the king and to evoke the spirit of Kerala's most beloved festival, the restaurant will be adorned with flowers and "muthukuda". Guests will be accorded a traditional welcome with a “Chenda Malam". You are invited to experience the unforgettably varied flavors of Kerala's most favorite festival. What's more, guests attired in the traditional costumes of Kerala can avail of a 10% discount on their restaurant bill.
When: September 14, 2016 | 12 Noon- 3PM
Where: Crowne Plaza, Electronic City
8. Onam Celebration at Radiant Resort
Happiness, prosperity, warmth of togetherness and good times. Radiant resort is inviting all the Bangaloreans to celebrate the Onam Festival celebration on 14th Sept. Delightful entertainment for children's and family members. Book the reservation at the earliest to enjoy this Onam.
When: Wed, 14 Sep 2016 | 11:30AM
Where: Radiant Resort, Basavanapur
9. Onam Sadya at Radha Regent
The Onam sadya (feast) is a very indispensable part of Thiruvonam, and almost every Keralite attempts to either make or attend one. The feast is served on plantain leaves and consists of about 20 + dishes. The importance of the feast to the Kerala's Onam celebration culture is captured in the famous Malayalam proverb "Kaanam Vittum Onam Unnanam" which means "One must have the Onam lunch even selling his property.
When: Wed, 14 Sep 2016 | 12:00PM- 3:00PM
Where: Radha Regent, Electronics City
10. Onam Sadya at Rasa
According to a popular legend, the festival is celebrated to welcome King Mahabali, whose spirit is said to visit Kerala at the time of Onam. Sadya is the main feature of Onam celebration. Rasa, strives to bring you the best Kerala organic sadya which is delicious, home-cooked , made with the same love, care and thoughtfulness that a mother would devote.
When: Tue, 13 Sep 2016 - Thu, 15 Sep 2016 | 12:00PM - 3:30PM , 6 PM - 11 PM
Where: Rasa Restaurant, Malleswaram