|Free Onam Cards|
Onam, the state festival of Kerala is celebrated by everyone with great excitement and fanfare. Onam festival is celebrated in the Chingam month of the Malayalee calendar and coincides with the harvest season during the months of August-September. Malayalee people in Kerala, across India and all over the world celebrate Onam with grand preparations and celebrations. During Onam, there is a sense of high spirit, energy and community love among the people. The sense of unity is further extended with the exchange of gifts and good wishes. However, nowadays people travel far away for work and the most convenient way to exchange good wishes is with greeting cards.
Sending cards is very economical and is perhaps the easiest way to convey good wishes to family members and near and dear ones. Even though it is not a personalized way of conveying heartfelt wishes, it is a symbol of regard and remembrance. Nowadays a variety of card specially made for Onam can be found in markets. Well known card galleries like Archies and Hallmark advertise these cards well in advance of the festival. Also, with the easy access to internet and computers, people nowadays send e-cards which can be easily personalized.
Onam Gift Galleries
Renowned gift galleries like Archies, Hallmark and Paper Rose develop specialized greeting cards for festivals and occasions. The pictures on the cards and the words are specially designed on various themes and stories related to the occasion. The task of then selecting a card and sending it to a loved one becomes very easy.
Homemade Onam Cards
People who are creative and have a little time on hand can create cards at home. These cards are made from scratch with the use of colorful papers and photos. Beautiful collages of images can be made on the cards and special heartfelt wishes can be written to loved ones.
E-cards are the most suitable means of sending well wishes and messages on the occasion of Onam. There are various websites and greeting card sites that provide free e-cards. These cards can be personalized further with special messages and wishes for friends and family.