Pongal is a most famous or can say the festival which is most celebrates in Northern part of India. Pongal especially in the state of Tamil Nadu celebrated as the biggest level. It is the festival of changing seasons from winter to spring. It is the time of harvesting in the state of Tamil Nadu. This festival represents the transits of sun into Capricorn sign. This is the process which is also known as the Uttarayana of Sun.

Pongal falls each year in the month of January and celebrated as the stating of New Year too. In Tamil Nadu Pongal celebrated as a four day occasion of festival. People celebrate these festivals by dancing and singing of ritual and devotional songs about the religion. They prepare a delicious food named Pongal to appreciate the festival.

Most of the communities of India related to the agriculture work and harvesting and they looks for the batter conditions for their harvesting work. Pongal is one of the festivals which represent the time of batter condition for harvesting.

This is the day when people decorated their house with flowers, colors and rangoli designs. They worship to the Lord sun for the batter fortune in their life and whole society.

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There are many festivals of India which can be celebrated around our country. India is a land of celebration and it is said that every day is a celebration in India. it is possible that somewhere on every day can be celebrated as a festival.

Many fairs and local rural Mela are also attractive celebration. there are many famous fairs in India like Kumbh Fair, Nagaur Pashu Mela and kota dussehra Mela etc. Diwali, Eid, Christmas or Lohri all festivals are celebrated here in India with with a big prosperity. some of famous festivals are listed here as a religion wise categorized list which can be celebrated across country with a great charm and happiness every year.

Category Wise List of Famous Festivals of India –

Hindu Festivals

Islamic Festivals

Christian Festivals

Sikh Festivals

Jain Festivals

Buddha Festivals

Bahai Festivals

Zoroastarian Festivals

Other Festivals

Famous Holidays In India

Famous Fairs of India

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