Kaanum Pongal, a muted affair due to Sunday lockdown

Chennai, Jan 16 (UNI) The Tamil Nadu Government has announced total and complete lockdown on Sundays in view of the rising COVID cases and today it coincided with Kaanum Pongal (sight seeing), marking the end of the four-day Pongal festivities in the State.

But it

Religious fervour, gaiety mark Pongal celebrations in TN

Chennai, Jan 14 (UNI) Pongal, the traditional harvest festival, was celebrated in Tamil Nadu with religious fervour and gaiety.
The festival falls on the first day of the auspicious Tamil month 'Thai' every year and people ushered in the festivities