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Pongal 2017

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Event Name : Pongal 2017
Venue : Southern India
Start Date : Saturday, 14-Jan-2017
End Date : Saturday, 14-Jan-2017

Pongal Festival marks the end of cold winter months and the arrival of the spring. From this time the length of days gradually increases in the Northern Hemisphere. The Harvest festival of Pongal falls in the month of January and for the Hindus the date of Pongal is extremely auspicious. It is a four day festival where people boil freshly harvested rice with milk and jaggery in a new clay pot and allow it to spill over to mark it as an auspicious sign for prosperity and abundance.

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