The auspicious occasion of Onam has arrived, ushering in a time of celebration, joy and a strong sense of togetherness that binds the community. In the spirit of embracing this unity, Asian PaintsApex Floor Guard orchestrated the creation of India’s largest Pookalam, paying tribute to Kerala’s rich cultural heritage. The Pookalam was set up at the Calicut Trade Centre in Kerala.
The lustrous finish of the paint served as the perfect backgroundfor the 40,000 sq. ft. Pookalam that was creatively assembled on top. The Pookalam was designed to take the form of King Mahabali, the legendary King central to Onam celebrations. The 40,000 sq. ft.Pookalam not only crossed past records but also earned its place in the prestigious pages of the Limca Book of Records as India’s largest.Gracing the occasion were Government officials and well-known celebrities like Esther Anil, MalavikaMenon and Nithya Das.
Speaking on this auspicious and landmark occasion, Mr.AmitSyngle, MD & CEO, Asian Paints Limited, said, “Our tribute comes in the form of India's largest Pookalam designed over a floor painted with Asian Paints Apex Floor Guard. Just like the festival, our floor paint is a testament to durability, strength, shine and exceptional finish qualities that truly match the spirit of a king. We wish all of Kerala a joyful and prosperous Onam!"