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Happy-Pongal

Pongal Festival is most important festival for Tamil people. Pongal is a four days festival celebrated in Tamil Nadu State:

1st Day- Bhogi Festival: 14th January 2015.

2nd Day- Surya Pongal: 15th January 2015

3rd Day- Mattu Pongal: 16th January 2015

4th Day- Kaanum Pongal: 17th January 2015

Happy Pongal 2011 Festival SMS:

Pongal is here, an occasion that marks joy and cheer,
and brings along everything that’s best.
May the festival of the harvest season,
be one that brings along with it,
all that’s best and everything you’re so deserving of.
Have a memorable Pongal

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Pongal thirunaalum,
Thalaipongal thirunalum,
Pongivarum pongal pola
Engum pongattum magizhchi
Iniya pongal nalvaazhthukkal!

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Hope you always soar
high just like the colorful
kites that dot the sky.
Happy Pongal 2011

Bhogi Festival SMS:

Happy Bhogi bagyalu Sankranti
Sapadulu Kanuma Kanuvedu Kavalani

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Meethe gud main mil gaya til,
udi patang aur khil gaya dil,
Har pal sukh aurhar din shanti aap k liye
Happy Bhogi

Surya Pongal SMS:

Milk Rice the Golden child came – granting
immeasurable ecstacy in her cooking
Farmers with the beauty of lion dream
a picturesque memory this new year gleam.
Happy Mattu Pongal

Mattu Pongal SMS:

Milk Rice the Golden child came – granting
immeasurable ecstacy in her cooking
Farmers with the beauty of lion dream
a picturesque memory this new year gleam.
Happy Mattu Pongal

Kaanum Pongal SMS:

Lets meet the family,
Be together on the special day,
Homage for elders ,
token money for youngers today !
Its Kaanum Pongal,
Joy happiness, fun along with
Sarkarai pongal..

 

Read More about Pongal :

 Pongal Greetings and Wishes

Thanksgiving Hindu Harvest Festival

Pongal Festival SMS

 

Sakkarai Pongal Recipe

Sakkarai Pongal Recipe

 

“Sakkarai Pongal” is a popular dish made for Tamil Nadu’s most popular festival “PONGAL” (celebrated as Mahar Sankranti in the North India).Its main ingredient is jaggery, rich in Iron and therefore is a healthy but heavy food.It exists from the 17th century as PONGAL is a farmer’s festival.

Ingredients

1 cup raw rice
1/2 cup green gram dhal
1 cup milk
2 1/2 cups water
3 cups jaggery powdered (sugar)
4 tbsp ghee
2 tbsp cashewnuts
2 tbsp raisins
5 cardamoms powdered
2 cloves powdered
1 small piece nutmeg grated or powdered
A pinch of saffron

 

How to make Sakkarai Pongal:

  1. Roast dry the green gram dhal for a couple of minutes.
  2. Cook the rice and green gram dhal with 2 1/2 cups of water and 1 cup milk in the microwave and set aside.
  3. Dissolve the jaggery in 3/4 cup water and cook on a low heat till the jaggery melts.
  4. Strain the jaggery to remove the dirt.
  5. Put the syrup once more on the heat and stir till it becomes slightly sticky.
  6. Add the cooked rice and dhal.
  7. Heat the 4 tbsp ghee.
  8. Fry the cashewnuts and raisins and add to the pongal.
  9. Add the powdered cardamoms,cloves nutmeg and saffron.
  10. Mix well.
  11. Serve hot.

This sweet recipe is very common Sweet Pongal .

Read More about Pongal :

 Pongal Greetings and Wishes

Thanksgiving Hindu Harvest Festival

Pongal Festival SMS