‘Thai Pongal’ the Harvest Festival

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Sri Lankan Hindus mark Thai Pongal in keeping with traditional and religious rituals. It is one of the most important festivals of Hindus taking place in the Tamil month of Thai.  It is marked with paying tribute to the ‘Son God’ who provides energy, strength, and light for rice cultivation.