Pongal is celebrated in the month of January 14,15,16, 17  by Tamil people in Tamil nadu ,pondichery , srilanka and all over the world .Pongal in Tamil means "boiling over or spill over" The boiling over of milk in the clay pot symbolizes material abundance for the household.

Thai Pongal, celebrated at harvest time, is traditionally intended to thank the Sun God.

Tamils draw kolams  on the door step, consume sugar cane, prepare sweetened rice, milk and jaggery in new earthen pots and dedicate it to Sun God.

pongal is celebrated  may be from 1000 years before .

It starts with Bhogi ,Thai pongal ,Maatu Pongal and ends with Kaanum Pongal.

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