Once through with the cleaning and decorations of their households, people begin to prepare themselves to honor the Sun God. Second day of the 4-day Pongal festival is better known as Surya Pongal. It is the most important day of this harvest festival celebrated in India’s southern state of Tamil Nadu. People wake up early in the morning, take bath. Womenfolk decorate the courtyards with beautiful color patterns called kolams. The joy in the hearts becomes discernible when everyone in the family come together to celebrate the day in traditional flavor with gaiety and exuberance.
June 11, 2015 | Total Views : 53