Many southern states in India, particularly Tamil Nadu, celebrate Pongal as a thanksgiving for the good harvest season in mid-January every year. In the table below, you will find when Pongal is official marked and celebrated in India over a span of 15 years. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Year Day of the Week Date Name
2010
Thursday January 14 Pongal
2011
Saturday January 15 Pongal
2012
Sunday January 15 Pongal
2013
Monday January 14 Pongal
2014
Tuesday January 14 Pongal
2015
Thursday January 15 Pongal
2016
Friday January 15 Pongal
2017
Saturday January 14 Pongal
2018
Sunday January 14 Pongal
2019
Tuesday January 15 Pongal
2020
Wednesday January 15 Pongal
2021
Thursday January 14 Pongal
2022
Friday January 14 Pongal
2023
Sunday January 15 Pongal
2024
Monday January 15 Pongal
2025
Tuesday January 14 Pongal

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