The name of this Kerala festival literally means boiling over or spilling over. This is one of the most famous festivals of Kerala and is celebrated over a period of four days in the month of January. Pongal starts with worshipping Lord Indra and ends with visiting relatives and friends on the fourth day. The essence of Pongal celebrations lies in thanking deities, nature, plants, animals and your home. Join Keralites in celebrating the festival of gratitude this January in God’s own country.