Pongal festival Dates, Pongal Dates 2016?, When is Pongal in 2016?, Pongal Calender
Pongal is celebrated in a grand manner throughout the world. This festival is celebrated for four days. It starts on the last day of the margazhi month and ends on third day of the Thai month. This festival is mainly dedicated to the sun god. Rain god Indra and cattle’s are also worshiped during the Pongal. It is like thanks giving festival to the nature.
Pongal is a harvest festival and celebrated almost on the same dates every year, because tamil calender is based on solar calender. Here is the Pongal 2016 calender.
Pongal 2014 Calender
|14th January 2016||Monday||Bhogi Pongal|
|15th January 2016||Tuesday||Surya Pongal
|16th January 2016||Wednesday||Mattu Pongal|
|17th January 2016||Thursday|| Kaanum Pongal