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Four Days of Pongal
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Pongal kolum
Pongal Celebration Celebrate Pongal in its True SpiritPuja Thali

Pongal is one of the most popular harvest festival of South India, mainly Tamil Nadu. Pongal falls in the mid-January every year and marks the auspicious beginning of Uttarayan - sun's journey northwards. Pongal festival lasts for four days. Celebrations include drawing of Kolam, swinging & cooking of delicious Pongal.



Pongal – The Festival Celebrating Prosperity (Jan 15, 2015, Thursday)
India is a land whose primary occupation is agriculture. Changes in season thus play a very important role for Indian farmers. Their lifestyles and celebrations are thus exclusively linked to the seasonal landmarks in an year. There are many Indian festivals which are in tune with a farmers lifestyle and also with the seasonal variations in an year. Pongal, the harvest festival of the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu is one of them. more...

Four Days of Pongal
Days of Pongal
Here is a brief description of the four-day-long celebrations of Pongal festival.
Bogi Festival

Surya Pongal

Mattu Pongal

Kaanum Pongal
Days of Pongal
Pongal Recipes
Pongal Recipes
- Ven Pongal
- Sakkarai Pongal
- Chackra Pongal
- Sweet Pongal Recipe
- Rava Pongal
- Khara Pongal
- Rice Pongal
- Other Pongal Recipes
How To Make Pongal

Kolam Design Kolam Designs
Check out these interesting Pongal Kolam design ideas.
Kolam

Kolam Kolam Patterns
This Pongal, adorn your home with these exotic Kolam patterns!
Kolam Pattern

Regional Names
- Pongal
- Makar Sankranti
- Kanumu
- Lohri
- Bihu
- Bhogi
- Thai Pongal
- Poki festival
- Hadaga Festival
Regional Names

International Names
- Chu'sok
- Tori no Ichi
- Ulavar Thirunaal
- Thanksgiving
- August Moon Festival
- Tet Trung Thu
- Succoth
- Kwanzaa
- Yam Festival
International Names

Pongal Songs
Pongal Songs

Pongal Greetings
Pongal Greetings

Pongal Wishes
Pongal Wishes

Pongal Pictures
Pongal Pictures

Pongal Wallpapers
Pongal Wallpapers

Pongal Celebration Around the World

» Pongal in South East Asia
» Pongal In Oceania
» Pongal in the Gulf
» Pongal in Europe
» Pongal in Africa
» Tamils in Americas








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