15 Jan 2020, Pongal is one of the most important festivals for all Hindus, Pongal is the Tamil harvest festival that is celebrated for 4 days, to convey gratitude and homage to the Sun God for a successful harvest. It is held in the Tamil month of Thai (January- February) and is the only Hindu festival that is celebrated according to a solar calendar. Pongal in the Tamil language means, ‘to boil’ and part of the celebration is to boil the first rice of the season. The festival marks the end of the harvest season and gives a break to the farmers and they consider it unlucky to harvest the crop before Sankranthi.
22 Kapar NGO join us on 2 Feb 2020 for ponggal