“Happy Pongal” is being wished all over the Rising Star Outreach Indian campus for the past few days.
Pongal is a holiday that is celebrated for about 4 days starting on January 14th. This holiday is at the end of harvest season and is celebrated throughout Tamil Nadu and other parts of India.
The kids don’t have school and are able to play cricket and eat sugar cane and other fun activities. They want to make sure they their sponsors are wished a Happy Pongal!
To find out more about Pongal please visit these websites:
Pictures supplied by Anita Leiva and Erin Moore