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Rahul Gandhi to visit Tamil Nadu on Pongal day, to watch Avaniyapuram jallikattu

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News video: Rahul Gandhi watches jallikattu, speaks on preserving Tamil culture

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Traditional bull-taming sport Jallikattu began in Tamil Nadu on Thursday with certain Covid-19 restrictions. More than 200 bulls participated in the competition at Avaniyapuram in Madurai. Last year in December, the Tamil Nadu government granted permission to hold Jallikattu with restrictions. As per...

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Ahead of state assembly polls, Rahul Gandhi is aggressively campaigning in Tamil Nadu. During his visit in Kanyakumari on March 01, he interacted with students of St. Joseph's Matriculation higher secondary school in Kanyakumari's Mulagumoodu. Rahul Gandhi addressed their questions and also seen shaking a leg with them on the stage. Rahul also flexed his physical powers during the event.

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Rahul Gandhi enjoys dance with school students in Tamil Nadu: Watch | Oneindia News [Video]

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Pongal (festival) Pongal (festival) Tamil harvest festival (mid January)

'Cow Pongal' celebrated with zest and zeal in Coimbatore [Video]

'Cow Pongal' celebrated with zest and zeal in Coimbatore

'Cow Pongal' was celebrated with traditional dance and music in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore with full fervour. It attracted the tourists and local visitors in large numbers. 'Cow Pongal' was celebrated at Isha Yoga Centre where thousands of people gathered for the massive celebration. Pongal is a popular harvest festival in Tamil Nadu. It marks the beginning of 'Uttarayana'-the northward journey of the sun. It signals the end of the harvest season and offers a special thanksgiving to the sun, earth and cattle.

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Watch: Jallikattu event in Madurai enthralls spectators [Video]

Watch: Jallikattu event in Madurai enthralls spectators

Several people witnessed Jallikattu event in Madurai on January 16. Hundreds of bull tamers participated in the event. Participants showed their skills with their attempts to tame the bulls. Jallikattu is a bull-taming sport that has traditionally been part of Pongal festival. The festival is a celebration of nature, and thanksgiving for a bountiful harvest, of which cattle-worship is a part.

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Tamil Nadu Agricultural University celebrates Pongal with cultural events [Video]

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University celebrates Pongal with cultural events

The traditional festival of Pongal is being celebrated across the state of Tamil Nadu. Pongal was celebrated with full fervour at the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) on January 14. People participated in large numbers in the celebration. Around 11 new varieties of crops were also introduced as a gift to farmers on this auspicious occasion. Traditional sport of tug of war was also organised with fun and joy.

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