Every season turns up a new festival in Kerala and keep Kerala life vibrant round the year. Besides all famous festivals of India, there are numerous local festivals that are celebrated in Kerala. These local festivals are based on history, tradition and religion of state. Fascinating Kerala people celebrates all its colorful festivals with uniqueness and joy. Irrespective of religion and caste, people of Kerala come together on every occasion to enjoy the state's spirit with enthusiasm and gaiety. New attire, dance and colorful decoration of houses , all add to their joyful celebration. Some of the prominent festivlas celebrated in Kerala are:
Tamilnadu is bestowed with the bliss of religious and cultural festivity. Laced with eminent temples Tamilnadu celebrates number of temple festivals and some mythological festivals as well. Apart from this, some of Tamilnadu festivals are purely pastoral in nature. These fascinating Tamilnadu festivals attract more pilgrims and tourists during the celebration days. Celebration of largest number of religious festivals is observed in Tamilnadu that reflects spiritual dedication and vibrant culture of the state. Some of the prominent festivals celebrated in Tamilnadu are:
- Karthigai Deepam
- Jallikatu Bull fight
Karnataka is one of the most colorful states of India. It has a rich cultural and traditional heritage. The land of Karnataka celebrates many remarkable festivals that attracts travelers from every part of the world. These festivals are being celebrated from ancient times and they have become an integral part of its tradition.
- Rajyotsava Day
Andhra Pradesh has never failed to mesmerize the travelers with its irresistible magic, rich tradition, exotic beaches, sacred temples, amazing wildlife or its colorful fairs and festivals. The land of Andhra Pradesh celebrates many remarkable festivals that attracts tourists from every part of the world. The aura of this state leaves no one untouched.
Here is a list that comprises some of the most popular festivals that are celebrated in Andhra Pradesh.
- Pongal Festival
- Lumbini Festiva
- Rayalaseema Food and Dance Festival