The DFW Hindu Temple Society held its Thai Pongal Vizha celebration at the Ekta Mandir Temple in Irving on Saturday, January 11th. Pongal is a harvest festival celebrated in the Indian state of Tamilnadu, and corresponds to the Makar Sankranti festival day on the Hindu calendar. Festival-goers celebrated the event with dances and traditional meals served on plantain leaves.
You can check out photos from the event below:
Photos by Rodney Moore