Pongal 2017 date is 14th, January, 2017. Pongal is an aged celebration of individuals in South India especially Tamils. Call it an event of much appreciated giving to nature or merriments and re holding, the saying "Pongal" actually implies the bubbling over of the rice in the cooking pot. This is one of the greatest harvest celebrations in southern parts of India. There is no positive response to how this celebration began, some think that its establish in the Dravidian harvest celebration others relate it to the old celebrations of Thai Un and Thai Niradal which were praised a huge number of years back amid the Sangam age.. Crosswise over India, Pongal celebration is praised with distinctive names "Makar Sankranti" in focal India, "Bhugali Bihu" in Assam and Poush in west Bengal.