A vibrant celebration, Pongal, the harvest festival of Tamil Nadu reminds the people of the traditional ties to the earth.
(Want only the recipe? Scroll all the way to the end) Other Names Tamil - Kuchi Kizhangu Telugu - Thegalu Kannada - gengul Marathi - tadgola East India - Tarlas [...]
In this interview with a farmer from rural Tamil Nadu, students learn about sugarcane farming and how Pongal is celebrated in the villages.
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