The festival, marking the transition of the Sun from the Dhanu (Sagittarius) sign to the Makara (Capricorn) constellation, signals the start of the summer solstice, with days gradually getting longer and warmer.Jan 15, 2020, 19:43 PM IST
Soundarya Rajinikanth, Samantha Akkineni and other South stars throng Twitter to wish 'Happy Pongal'!
Pongal and Makar Sankranti coincide making it a festive atmosphere in the country.Jan 15, 2020, 14:37 PM IST
Pongal is one of the most important festivals of Tamil Nadu and falls around the same time as Lohri and Makar Sankranti. Pongal is celebrated to express gratitude to Sun God.Jan 15, 2020, 08:49 AM IST