Indian Festival

Pongal Festival of Tamil Nadu

Name of Festival : Pongal festival Major Territory of CelebrationPongal festival is celebrated in Tamil Nadu Time of celebration (Months)In the Tamil calendar Mid-January is an important time. Pongal, falls on the 14th or the 15th of January and is the quintessential ‘Tamil Festival’ . About FestivalPongal is celebrated on the first day of the Tamil month ‘Thai’.It is a harvest festival celebrated by Tamils in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu and in Sri Lanka.Pongal coincides with the festival Makara Sankranthi celebrated throughout India. The word Pongal which literally…

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