Pongal Day Celebration at Brilliant Vidya Bhavan CBSE School in Coimbatore
Pongal is a harvest festival, a traditional occasion for giving thanks to nature. We celebrated Pongal on 11 th of January at BVB Campus. It was joyous and filled our days ahead with happiness. The day began with ‘Rongoli’ competition. The pongal was cooked in a new pot at auspicious time followed by the pooja. The children along with the teachers performed for the kummi song immediately after the pooja.
The tiny tots were performed folk dance. To rejoice in the charm of our tradition, some games like pot-breaking, silambattam and a few martial arts demonstration. Students of class VI & VII participated in uriyaddi, the customary pot breaking ceremony which culminates the days event. The tiny tots were performed folk dance. Finally Sweet pongal was distributed to all the students.