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Thai Pongal 2016, Thai Pongal 2016 date in Tamil Nadu

Thai Pongal 2016, Thai Pongal 2016 date in Tamil Nadu, Thai Pongal festival in 2016, when is Thai Pongal in 2016? Thai Pongal is the most important festival of South India especially in Tamil Nadu. It is the festival of harvest celebrated on [...]

Sankranti 2016, Makara Sankranti 2016 dates

Sankranti 2016, Makara Sankranti 2016 dates, Sankranti 2016 dates, when is Makar Sankranti in 2016? Makara Sankranthi is an Indian festival celebrated on the occasion of “Makara Sankramanam”. Makara Sankranam means, on this day [...]

Mattu Pongal 2016 date

Mattu Pongal 2016, Mattu Pongal 2016 date, when is Mattu Pongal in 2016, Mattu Pongal in Tamil Nadu. Mattu Pongal in Tamil Nadu is dedicated to the cattle and is celebrated on the third day of Pongal. On this day people offer prayers to the [...]

Bhogi Pongal 2016 date

Sankranti is the festival of the Sun God. In 2016, Bhogi Pongal date is January 14. On this day , the Sun enters the Makara rashi and this festival is celebrated as the festival of harvest in many parts of the country. Bhogi Pallu is one of [...]

Pongal

Pongal is also known regionally as Thai Pongal. As it is falls in the month of Thai in the Tamil regional calendar, it is called as Thai Pongal. In the Tamil calendar, the first day of the tenth month of Thai is observed as Thai Pongal. As per [...]

Caribbean Indian Community To Revive The Tradition Of Pongal

GUADELOUPE, FRANCE-ANTILLES, January 12, 2013 (France Antilles): According to Fred Negrit, the festival of Pongal, a harvest festival, is celebrated in other places where there is an Indian diaspora (Reunion, Mauritius, etc.). The second day, [...]

Hindu Tamils Prepare For Pongal Festival in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA, January 13, 2013 (The Star): Malaysia’s Tamil Hindu community celebrates on Monday its best-loved festival, Pongal, the only festival which follows a solar calendar to mark the beginning of Uttarayana, the Sun’s [...]

Thai Pongal

Thai Pongal is the most important festival of South India especially in Tamil Nadu. It is the festival of harvest celebrated on the day of Makar Sankranti. This is dedicated to the worship of the Sun God for giving good harvest and people offer [...]

Mattu Pongal

Mattu Pongal in Tamil Nadu is dedicated to the cattle and is celebrated on the third day of Pongal. On this day people offer prayers to the bulls , cows and other farm animals. Mattu in tamil means cattle and Pongal means the sweet dish prepared [...]

Pongal Celebration on Sunday

KUALA LUMPUR, January 13, 2012 (Bernama.com): Indians in Malaysia are gearing up for Pongal celebrations on Sunday, January 15. It is celebrated during the 10th month of the Tamil calendar to mark the harvest of crops from the fields and to [...]