Which of the following Indian states is famous for the popular festival Onam?

Options :
  1. Andhra Pradesh
  2. Karnataka
  3. Kerala
  4. Tamil Nadu
Answer and Explanation :-

Answer: Option 3

Explanation:

Onam is a harvest festival celebrated by the people of the Indian state of Kerala. It is also the state festival of Kerala with State holidays on 4 days starting from Onam Eve (Uthradom) to the 4th Onam Day. Onam Festival falls during the Malayalam month of Chingam (Aug - Sep) and marks the commemoration of Vamana avatara of Vishnu and the subsequent homecoming of King Mahabali. Onam is reminiscent of Kerala's agrarian past, as it is considered to be a harvest festival.

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