Bhogi

How is 'Pongal' celebrated?

How is 'Pongal' celebrated?

Know how 'Pongal' is celebrated.

Jan 14, 2016, 12:07 PM IST

Sankranti kicks off with Bhogi in Telangana, Andhra

The three-day Sankranti festival kicked off with fervour and gaiety across Telangana and Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday with the celebration of Bhogi on the first day.

Jan 14, 2015, 13:23 PM IST

PM Modi wishes nation on Makar Sankranti, Pongal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday wished the nation on the occasion of Makar Sankranti, Uttarayan, Pongal, Bhogi and Magh Bihu, saying the festive spirit across India was "gladdening".

Jan 14, 2015, 10:07 AM IST

Tamil Nadu celebrates Pongal

The Pongal dish is offered to the sun god as thanksgiving and eaten as `prasad`.

Jan 14, 2013, 11:57 AM IST

Bhogi celebrated with gaiety in Andhra Pradesh

The three-day Makar Sankranti, the Telugu harvest festival, began with people setting bonfires on the streets with agricultural and household waste to mark `Bhogi`.

Jan 13, 2013, 14:36 PM IST