When is Pongal

When is Pongal

Pongal is an important festival of Tamil Nadu celebrated on the month of Shravan. The festival also known as harvest festival is celebrated by Tamilians with lots of joy and enthusiasm. The term Pongal in Tamil means "boiling over" or "spill over". On this day, people offer their prayers to Sun God and livestock thank them for making abundance harvest. Pongal is usually celebrated for 4 consecutive days. The first day is known as Bogi Festival, second day is known as Surya Pongal, third day is known as Mattu pongal and the final day is known as Thiruvalluvar Day/Kaanum Pongal.  The articles in this section gives a detailed account about when is Pongal and the gifts which you can send to your loved ones in India on this day.

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When is Pongal 2020 ?

When is Pongal 2020 ?

The occasion of Pongal will be celebrated on 15th January, 2020. Pongal is usually a four day long festival which always falls in the month of January. This is a harvest festival which is celebrated in the rest of India as MakarSankranti. It is a cultural occasion of Tamil Nadu state and is celebrated with lots of enthusiasm. On Pongal a sweet dish is made which contains rice, milk, raisins and other items, which is dedicated to the Sun God and is served in banana leaves. The four days of Pongal are named as following - Bhogi, Thai Pongal, Maatu Pongal and Kaanum Pongal, each of these days has it own set of rituals to follow. O

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Pongal 2017

When is Pongal in 2017 - The Festival of Thanksgiving

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Pongal 2015

Pongal 2015 : The Four Day Festival and Gift Ideas

Pongal marks the sun’s six-monthly movement northwards, towards the zodiac Capricorn (which is known as Makar Rashi in Indian Astrology). The day is observed, especially in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, around mid-January annually. It is considered to be an auspicious day. Pongal calendar 2015 1

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When is Pongal in 2013?

Pongal 2013, 14th January, 2013 Pongal calender 2013 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

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Pongal Gift Ideas

When is Pongal 2016 : The Harvest Festival of Tamil Diaspora

When is Pongal in 2016 Pongal Calendar 2016 15th Juanuary, 2016 Sun Mon Tue Wed

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When is Pongal in 2014?

Pongal 2014, 14th of January 2014 Pongal calender 2014 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

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When is Pongal in 2012?

Pongal 2012, January 14, 2012 Pongal Calendar 2012 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

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