Thrissur Association of Kuwait (TRASSK) conducted Onam celebrations on Friday, 23 September . Shri. Biju Kadavi, acting General Secretary welcomed the audience and Shri. Sebastian Vathukadan, the President inaugurated the Onam celebrations by lighting the traditional lamp. Shri. Hari Kulangara- Treasurer, Smt.Ambika Mukundan- Vanithavedhi General Convener and Master Ronald Frank - Kalikalam Coordinator gave felicitation speeches. Arts convener Shri Rajesh Kallayil expressed the vote of thanks.
The day-long program started with the 'Paayasa Malsaram' and 'Pookala Malsaram', which portrayed the beauty of Kerala. The cultural program began with a procession that included a variety of performances by association members and a stage show by renowned artists in Kuwait. It was notable that the association could ignite the spirit and enthusiasm of Onam far away from the homeland.
In connection with the Onam celebrations, the social welfare committee organized an 'Onasadya' for around 100 inmates of Indian Embassy shelter. Indian Ambassador Shri Sunil Jain praised the association on this noble effort.