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PM, Prez greet nation on Lohri, Makar Sankranti

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, has greeted the nation on the occasion of Lohri, Makar Sankranti and Pongal. In his message, Dr Singh said that these festivals mark the joy and hope that a new......

A festival of thanksgiving

One of the cheerier dates of the long, cold winter months is the Hindu festival of Sankranti -- or Makar Sankranti. Celebrated on January 14, itfalls somewhere between the two very popular......

India slashes holidays for central staff

Government employees will have fewer holidays in 2010.Although the government has yet to act upon the Second Administrative Reforms Commission's recommendations to reduce staff holidays, it has......

Click to book the best available seat

A website that hands out a ready reckoner on the best seating available at a click of the mouse.What is it?One click on the mouse and you'll know the best and worst seats on any aircraft, on nearly......

Bollywood celebrates Pongal and Makar Sankranti!

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Bollywood stars turned to Twitter and tweeted their wishes for Pongal and Makar Sankranti. Here's what they said:......

Kalki: My problems with Anurag have nothing to do with Huma

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting.If rumours are anything to go by, Huma Qureshi's closeness to Anurag Kashyap was the reason for the director's split from actress Kalki......

Flying high with Bollywood

The Twitter world is quite a busy one, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day.The celebrations don't seem to stop for Bollywood. After the......

  People speak for pongal and makar sankranti

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AnuJHA
Q. Jan14 th Tuesday this year !5-in-1: Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Bihu, Lohri and Eid make it a festive Tuesday !Mubarak to all fellow Indians !!Wishing them all the best too !!
AnuJHA:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/jan14-th-tuesday-this-year-5-in-1-makar-sankranti-pongal-bih/26981379/answers/

anantharaman
Q. What FESTIVAL you are CELEBRATING Today ?Wish you HAPPY MAKAR SANKRANTIHAPPY LOHRIHAPPY PONGAL....!!!!
Anantharaman:  A. thanks...same to you...hamaara KHAYAAL rakhne ke liye SHUKRIYA....:))) more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-festival-you-are-celebrating-today-wish-you-happy-makar/26981093/answers/26981396

Ramesh Agarwal
Q. TOMORROW IS MAKAR SANKRANTI AND KNOWN AS PONGAL IN TN AND ALSO KICHARI IN NI.MARKS TRANSITION OF SUN INTO ZODIAC CAPRICORN SYMBOLISING OF ARRIVAL OF SPRING, STARTING OF UTTRAHAN KNOWN AS STARTING OF DAYS TIME FOR DEVTAS AND STARTING OF MAHA KUMBH AT ALLAHBAD.PLEASE ACCEPT MY GOOD WISHES AND SAVE BATHING AT ALLAHBAD.
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. Happy Makar Sankranti, Pongal and belate Happy Lohri to you too sir more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/tomorrow-is-makar-sankranti-and-known-as-pongal-in-tn-and-al/24852165/answers/26981095

Avantika
Q. What special food is cooked at your home during Pongal/ Lohri/ Makar Sankranti?
Avantika:  A. THX more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-special-food-is-cooked-at-your-home-during-pongal-lohri/24846551/answers/24852173

  Web results for Pongal And Makar Sankranti
Diwali, Eid al-Fitr, Lohri, Christmas and Other Celebrations

1 of 20 Devotees prepare ritual rice dishes to offer to Hindu Sun God as they attend Pongal celebrations at a slum in Mumbai. Pongal is a harvest... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/land-festivals-diwali-eid-al-fitr-lohri-christmas-other-celebrations-india-photos-617394
So many places, so little time!

In a first of a 12-part series, we list out all the places you should visit and all the festivities you should be part of through the New Year! So... ...

http://www.rediff.com/getahead/report/travel-2015-so-many-places-so-little-time/20141217.htm
Two more Hindu days added to New Jersey schools' religious holidays list

New Jersey State Board of Education (NJSBE), in a December three revision, added "Goverdhan Puja" and "Pongal" to its "List of Religious Holidays... ...

http://www.merinews.com/article/two-more-hindu-days-added-to-new-jersey-schools-religious-holidays-list/15902545.shtml

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