Right this moment is Thai Pongal, the second and the primary day of the four-day Pongal celebrations. The harvest pageant of Pongal is being celebrated throughout Tamil Nadu with nice enthusiasm. Folks awakened early, dressed up in conventional garments and ready the well-known delicacy – Pongal – with rice, milk and jaggery. Pongal is marked within the auspicious Tamil month of Thai when new companies are began. The month additionally has quite a lot of marriage ceremony muhurats. On Thai Pongal, the well-known Jallikattu or the game of bull-taming takes place.
Vibrant kolams or particular rangolis, wishing folks a Blissful Pongal, have been seen in entrance of many homes. Prayers looking for blessings for a superb 12 months forward have been additionally held.
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Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit, Chief Minister Okay Palaniswami, his deputy O Panneerselvam and DMK President MK Stalin greeted folks folks on Twitter. The Tamil Nadu authorities gave Rs 2,500 as Pongal reward to the folks within the wake of the coronavirus-induced lockdown. A equipment together with rice, to make the Pongal was additionally given.
In Madurai, Jallikattu was held and the winners have been rewarded in response to conventional customs. Within the wake of Covid-19, state authorities directed that variety of gamers shouldn’t be greater than 150 at an occasion and Covid unfavourable certificates are obligatory for members.
Over 200 bulls are taking part within the competitors. Within the wake of #COVID19, State govt directed that variety of gamers should not be over 150 at an occasion. Variety of spectators no more than 50% of the gathering. pic.twitter.com/VdVCLgPIon
— ANI (@ANI) January 14, 2021
Staying with traditions, large ticket movie releases like ”Grasp” that includes prime stars Vijay, Vijay Sethupathi and Malavika hit the theatres a day forward of Pongal.
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