All about Pongal, and offers deals and discounts on Pongal Shopping
India is a land of multiple cultures and celebrations. In every month of the year, there is some festival or the other that Indians from different parts of India and the world come together to celebrate. One such festival that is approaching us is Pongal. Pongal is celebrated as a part of thanksgiving to the Lord to thank him for the year’s harvest. It is regarded as the harvest festival of Tamilnadu. The dates for Pongal in 2018 is the 14th of January till the 17th of January, i.e from a Sunday till a Wednesday. Sugarcane, rice, turmeric etc. are harvested during the month of Pongal which in Tamilnadu is known as the month of Thai.
How do the people of Tamilnadu celebrate Pongal
In Tamil, Pongal means to boil and along with this a food dish is also known as Pongal and is made up of sweetened rice and boiled lentils. Pongal festival is celebrated for four days. On day one, the Bhogi festival is celebrated where the Bhogi Mantalu ritual is observed. The day two of the festival is known as Thai Pongal. Day three is called the Mattu Pongal, where cattle are worshipped and adorned with bells, garlands, and sheaves of corn. The fourth which is also the final day is called the Kaanum Pongal. On this day the women in the families of the people who are celebrating Pongal perform a ritual in the name of their brothers, praying to God for their good health and prosperity.
To commemorate Pongal 2018 celebrations e-commerce sites like Snapdeal, Flipkart and Amazon will be hosting Pongal Sale 2018 as well as Makar Sankranti sale 2018.
Pongal offers on Snapdeal
Pongal mobile offers on Snapdeal will enable shoppers to get up to 40 percent discounts on smartphones, smartwatches and accessories. In addition to these, there will be a chance to buy your favorite phone via Easy Month Installments and still get a chance to get a cashback of up to 20 percent on your purchase. Pongal offers in online shopping presents you with a chance to access Pongal shopping coupons and Pongal discount offers and avail exciting discount offers and deals on fashion wear, fashion accessories and a whole range of other products.
Pongal offers on Flipkart
Flipkart Pongal offers and deals will aim to provide special day deals for the individual days of the festival with new improved offers and deals every day to suit your shopping needs and desires. From fashion wear to electronics, to kitchen appliances, home, and décor and furniture to large appliances, anything and everything that is on Flipkart’s website will be on sale at exciting prices during the Flipkart Pongal sale 2018.