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Pongal celebrations are on!

Jan 14, 2017 16:23 IST
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People across South India are celebrating the harvest festival of Pongal with great zeal and fervor. In Tamil Nadu, people celebrate the harvest of rice and other cereals, sugar-cane and turmeric and pray for good harvests in future. Local Gods are worshipped and offered sugarcane while fast is also observed among other forms of celebrations.