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DFW Hindu Temple Celebrates Thai Pongal Vizha Festival [PHOTOS]

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