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Podi Barbi: Arunachal's post harvest festival thanking nature for bountiful produce
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The season of India's thanksgiving festivals

From giving thanks to gods for a bountiful harvest and exchanging sweets with the promise of keeping animosity aside, January is the month of thanksgiving festivals in India DNA, 1 month ago

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Jallikattu protests grip Tamil Nadu. But is it really a cruel sport?

The Supreme Courts refusal to review the ban on Jallikattu, a bull-taming sport staged during the harvest festival of Pongal in Tamil Nadu, has led to an upsurge of protests across the state by youth, college students and all political parties. The protests ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago Tamil Nadu: 28 arrested for defying jallikattu ban, animal rights activists demand imposition of President's Rule  DNA1 month ago SC rejects plea for quick verdict on Jallikattu  Deccan Herald1 month ago Jallikattu row: Supreme Court rejects plea to pass judgement on the bull taming sport  catchnews.com1 month ago

PHOTOS: India celebrates its winter harvest festivals

The nation on Saturday celebrated the series of winter harvest festivals starting with Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Lohri and Bihu with great zeal and fervour. Here are glimpses of some of the celebrations. Devotees gather at the holy Sangam, confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and mythical river Saraswati, to take the dip on the occasion of Makar Sankranti during the Magh Mela festival in Allahabad. Photograph: PTI Photo Devotees perform rituals before taking the holy dip during Gangasgar mela ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Festive spirit grips India on Makar Sankranti, harvest  Business Standard1 month ago In Pics: Everything about Makar Sankranti  One India1 month ago How do you celebrate Sankranti/ Pongal/ Lohri? Tell us!  Rediff.com1 month ago

Pongal celebrated with traditional fervour in TN

Tamil Nadu celebrated the harvest festival of Pongal with great zeal and fervour today, with people preparing traditional food and offering prayers to the Sun God. The streets in both rural and urban areas of the state were decked up with drawings made of ...
 Business Line1 month ago Pongal festival celebrated with pomp and gaiety in Puducherry  Business Standard1 month ago Pongal-O-Pongal  The Hindu1 month ago

Bonfires lit to celebrate Bhogi

Heralding the three-day harvest festival Sankranthi began with bonfires for Bhogi on the first day early on Friday. At several junctions across the city people, particularly youth, lit bonfires bravi...
 The Hindu1 month ago Sankranti-eve bullock cart races entertain rural revellers  The Hindu1 month ago Telugu states celebrate Sankranti with gaiety  Prokerala1 month ago Sankranti celebrations begin in Telugu states  Prokerala1 month ago

City roads chock-a-block ahead of Sankranti

The festive fervour of Sankranti, the festival of harvest, has spread across the nook and cranny of the city. Shopping malls and market places in the city were abuzz with activity ahead of the festiva...
 The Hindu1 month ago Festive fervour grips the city  The Hindu1 month ago Kite festival on Jan. 15  The Hindu1 month ago In Pictures: 10 Amazing Photos from the Hornbill Festival 2016  catchnews.com2 months ago

Mech Kachari tribe celebrates Aai Sagi festival in Dimapur

, [India], Jan. 14 (ANI): The post-harvest festival of the Mech Kachari tribe, Aai Sagi festival, was celebrated by community members on Friday at Mandeville Garden, in Dimapur, Nagaland. Aai Sagi signifies an offering of thanks to deities for a plentiful ...
 Sify1 month ago

Assam Governor greets people on Magh Bihu

Assam Governor Banwarilal Purohit today greeted the people of the state on the occasion of harvest festival Magh Bihu. In his message, Purohit said Bihu symbolises the spirit of integrity, brotherhood and camaraderie among all irrespective of caste, creed, ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Governor greets people on Magh Bihu  The Assam Tribune1 month ago

TN CM announces Pongal gift hampers for 1.80 Cr card holders

Ahead of the harvest festival of Pongal on January 14, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam today announced a gift pack that includes a kg of raw rice and sugar each and said it would be distributed before the fest through ration shops across ...
 Business Standard1 month ago TN CM launches Pongal gift hamper scheme  Business Standard1 month ago

Fervour marks Ellu Amavasya in Kalaburagi district

Ellu Amavasya, a harvest festival, was celebrated with fervour across Kalaburagi district on Thursday. Cutting across caste and communal lines, the entire farming community paid their obeisances to Mother Earth and performed a special ritual for a good ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
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