Pongal 2015 dates: Bhogi Pongal 2015, Surya Pongal 2015, Mattu Pongal & Kannum Pongal

Pongal is a four-day festival celebrated with lot of gusto in Tamil Nadu. It is observed in the Tamil month, Thai Masam. In 2015, Pongal starts on January 14 with Bhogi Pongal.

It is the biggest harvest festival celebrated as thanks giving occasion to the nature. Bhogi Pongal, Surya Pongal, Mattu Pongal, Kannum Pongal are the four festivals celebrated on first, second, third and fourth day respectively.

Pongal 2015 dates

Bhogi Pongal 2015 – January 14

Surya Pongal 2015 – January 15 (Thai Pongal)

Kaanu Pongal, Maattu Pongal 2015 – January 16

Pongal marks the suns transit or sankramana to Makara Rashi or Capricorn zodiac sign. Sankramana Snana or the ritual bath during Makara Sankramana is the most auspicious ritual observed along the banks of holy rivers like Cauvery, Pampa and Vaigai in Tamil Nadu.

Pongal in Previous Years

Pongal 2014 dates – Pongal Calendar 2014

Bhogi Pongal 2014 – January 13

Surya Pongal 2014 – January 14 (Thai Pongal)

Kaanu Pongal, Maattu Pongal 2014 – January 15

Pongal 2013 dates – Pongal Calendar 2013

Bhogi Pongal 2013 – January 13

Surya Pongal 2013 – January 14 (Thai Pongal)

Mattu Pongal 2013 – January 15

Kaanum Pongal 2013 – January 16

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4 Comments

  1. shubh muhurat for makar sankranti snaan

    By Satvat at January 12, 2014 at 8:37 am
  2. what are the difference of those all these 4 days (Bhogi, Surya, Mattu, Kaanuma)

    By Nagaraju at November 21, 2012 at 6:23 pm
  3. Can we perform Sathyanarayana swami pooja on 8th Jan,2011

    By M D Ganesh at December 28, 2010 at 5:25 am
  4. Can i do ganesh and amman pooja on 16 january 2011 at 5.00 am to 6.45 am .( Mattu pongal) Is that day a Kari Naal. Please kindly let me know
    the answer i will be grateful toyou.

    Singapore

    By r vasandra devi at December 16, 2010 at 1:55 pm