Happy Bhogi – January 14, 2019

Happy Bhogi – January 14, 2019

Bhogi Bhogi is observed on the first day of the four-day Pongal festival. It is celebrated on 14 January of this year. In Tamil Calendar, this corresponds to last day of the Tamil month Maargazhi. It is marked in honor of Lord Indra, the God of Clouds and Rains. This...
Uzhavar Thirunal – January 17, 2019

Uzhavar Thirunal – January 17, 2019

Uzhavar Thirunal Uzhavar Thirunal is a public holiday, and a farmer’s festival observed in Tamilnadu in the month of January for thousands of years. The date is based on a solar calendar rather than the phases of the moon. Uzhavar in Tamil means the farmer and...