Today(August 17, 2016), marks the beginning of the Malayalam New Year. The first day of Chingam, is considered to be an auspicious one as it marks the beginning of the year.
Prominent Malayalam film celebrities made it a point to wish their fans on the special day. They took to Facebook to convey their greetings to their fans and followers.
Go through the slides to take a look at the Facebook posts of prominent Malayalam actors..
Megastar Mammootty took to Facebook to wish all the Malayalis a very happy and prosperous New Year. He posted a small and simple message along with a photo of him in traditional attire.
Complete actor Mohanlal had some beautiful lines to offer while wishing all his fans a happy New Year. He also posted a photo of him along with the humble message.
Janapriyanayakan Dileep had something special to offer on the special day. He announced the commencement of a project named Surakshitha Bhavanam, which aims at providing homes to 1000 needy people.
Jayaram is one such actor who makes it a point to wish all Keralites on such auspicious days. The actor wished all the Malayalis, a blessed New Year ahead.
Young actor Dulquer Salmaan came as the representative of the young actors of Malayalam film industry. He conveyed his heartfelt wishes to all the Malayalis around the world.
Malayalam film industry considers the month to be a real auspicious one. In fact, many film-makers have planned to start the shoot of their films, this month.
Dileep starrer Kammara Sambhavam, would begin its shoot on August 18, 2016. The film would be directed by Ratheesh Ambat under the script written by Murali Gopy.
Similarly, Nadir Shah's upcoming film Kattappanayile Hrithik Roshan would also go on floors in this month. The film is being produced by Dileep.
Moreover, the month is also considered good for the release of new movies. Dileep's Pinneyum, directed by Adoor Gopalakrishnan is all set to hit the theatres tomorrow.
Importantly, the Onam season is approaching fast and many Malayalam movies like Oppam, Oozham, Welcome To Central Jail etc. are gearing up to hit the theatres.