All Ceylon Hindu Congress

Event

Happy thaipongal

The Tamil festival of Thai Pongal is a thanks giving ceremony in which the farmers celebrate the event to thank the spirits of nature , the Sun and the farm animals for their assistance in providing a successful harvest. The rest of the people celebrate the festival to pay their thanks to the farmers for the production of food. Overall, it is a festival to encourage social cohesiveness and unite people by bringing them together in a common function. There are many songs about Thai Pongal and there is much Tamil literature about it.

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Event Details

PO Box 16122, Collins Street West Victoria, 8007 Australia
10 November, 2015
10.00 AM
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