Onam Pookalam Competition 2012

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As part of the celebration of Onam festival, 365greetings is once again offering you anOnam pookalam competition event you will enjoy. Show off your beautiful Onam Pookalam Design and win! It’s easy. With these 3 simple steps, you can join our annual Onam Pookalam Competition online.

Upload Your Photo Here:http://365greetings.com/Festival/upload

(Copyright Notice: By uploading or emailing the photo here you are declaring that you have the permission to distribute and publish the photo. The photo can be from public domainwhich is free to distribute and publish or it can be your work or you have obtained permission from original copyright holder. You further agree to grant the permission to 365greetings.com to publish the photo on wallpaper section, Competition page and Facebook. You also understand that the visitors and users of 365greetings may download and use your photo under creative common license)Find all Pookalam Entries here.

Onam Pookalam Competition 2011 (ON FACEBOOK)

Last year, we had 3 winners in our Onam Pookalam content on Facebook. Winners tookhome 2500 INR (Asish Biswal with 204 Likes), 1250 INR (Rhuztom Puntanar with 116 likes and 650 INR (Robin Mankee with 108 likes). They just posted the best Onam picture to our facebook event and they invited their friends to “LIKE” it. This year, it’s your time to shine and win! Interested? Read how to join our contest.

Onam Pookalam Contest 2012 (ONLINE VERSION)

  • What: Onam Pookalam Competition
    2012. Send your onam pookalam photo and WIN as much as 5000 Indian Rupee (and dollar equivalent).
  • Where: Facebook and 365greetings.com
  • When: Contest Period will run from August 09, 2012 to September 10, 2012.
  • Who: Those Who have onam Pookalam design photos and pictures.

How to Join?

1.  ATTEND our Facebook Event by click “I’m attending” or “RSVP” and you’re in! Don’t forget to invite all your friends on Facebook for more chances of winning. Find the Facebook event HERE.

2. Uplooad your Photo here

3.Or Sendthe best of your Onam Pookalam Photo to onampookalam-at-gmail.com.  Make sure that the image size is not reduced by Email program. You can also send your entries via Facebook Message (HERE). Include your NAME, facebook profile LINK and a short DESCRIPTION about your photo. Then, wait till we send back to you the link of your entry. We will either post it on your profile, send on Facebook Message, or send to your email.

4. INVITE your friends to vote and “like” your onam pookalam photo. Participant with the highest number of “LIKES” will win. Find the list of ALL entries HERE.


  • 1st Prize: 5000 Indian Rupee (INR)
  • 2nd Prize: 2000 Indian Rupee (INR)

Claiming of Prize:

Participants from India: Bank Transfer or Paypal
Participants out of India: Paypal only

Rules and Limitations (Important)

  • Competition will start on August 09, 2012 and end on September 15, 2012.
  • Each Participant can send multiple Onam Pookalam Design photos but it will be considered as 1 Entry.
  • Photos must be owned by YOU or copyright-free.
  • We will post the link of your entry to Onam Pookalam Competition 2012 on facebook event, on your Facebook messages, or via email reply. From there, you can invite your friends to “like” your entry.
  • Don’t forget to include your name and facebook profile link. This is important for us to send you the link of your entry.
  • No “LIKE BOT” is allowed. Using “automatic likers” will lead to disqualification.
  • There should be at least 50 participants or otherwise the competition will be cancelled. So invite as many friends as possible!
  • Participant should have at least 100 LIKES to win the prize.
  • We will announce the winners on September 15, 2012.