Onam Celebration - 2017
The festival of Onam sees some high-spirited celebrations in MC GANS. A harvest festival which falls in the month of ‘Chingam’ (AugustSeptemeber. Before being trampled down to the underworld, Vishnu granted the demon King Mahabali- his only wish which was to visit his land and people once every year. Hence, Onam or Thiruvonam has become an annual part of the College . On onam day all the students witnessed a glorious feasting, song, dance and merriment.Stunning flower carpets known as ‘Pookalam’ were prepared by each batch . Onasadhya or the traditional grand feast was the high point of the Onam celebrations. Spectacular parades of fireworks and the tug of war were part of the Onam celebrations. Festivities of Onam included Pulikali- a theme of ‘tiger hunting’ held and the folk dance by the college girls known as Kaikottikali. The day ended with a DJ night.