Thursday, January 11, 2007

Ponggal is here [Updated]

Updated with my first ever wallpaper for Ponggal 2007!

Download it: 1024*768 || 800*600


Ponggal (the Harvest festival) is here again. Will be celebrated on 15th Jan. In conjunction with Ponggal & Visit Malaysia Year 2007, a string of events has been organized:



13th January 2007 : Live Interview on Selamat Pagi Malaysia, RTM 1 at 9am

13th January 2007 : Talk on the Significance of Ponggal at Dewan Serbaguna SS 3 @ 645pm Organised by Brahma Kumari Raja Yoga


14th January 2007 : Ponggal Welcome Reception at KLIA Sepang starting from 10am.


15th January 2007 :
People's Ponggal in Universiti Malaya

19th January 2007 : Ponggal at Dataran Perpustakaan KUSTEM at 9am Organised by KUSTEM.


28th January 2007 : Ponggal at Dewan Serbaguna Bandar Sri Damansara at 9am. Organised by MIC Bandar Baru Sri Damansara.


3rd February 2007 : Poeple's Ponggal in Menara KL


You may want to check out MyPongal.Com for more details. Oh yea, there is an online contest going on there, participate in it too!

15 comments:

Keshi said...

WOW an early Pongal treat! Nice.

I dunno wut to do this Pongal cos Im kinda stressed out at home doing some stuff...well hopefully I can go to the temple this time!

Keshi.

Michelle said...

happy pongal! i love the food! my frnd had called me over for pongal twice

Anonymous said...

Happy Pongal!!!
... it reminds me lots of foods awww! hope i can taste some ;(

... and thanx for droppin' by on my blog sweetie :)
happy new year too!!

cheers**

Anonymous said...

i love this festival verymuch...
Happy Pongal,Ammu :)

--Gangadhar
http://ganga.wordpress.com

visithra said...

errr what are the events besides the ponggal making? no info on the websitela

tulipspeaks said...

@ keshi

be good n go to temple okie? or else im coming with a cane. :P



@ michelle

same to u. going to ur fren's place this ponggal?


=ammu=

tulipspeaks said...

@ lil kath

lolz. well..most of the celebration in M'sian is about food nah?



@gangadhar

:) thanks. same to u.



=ammu=

tulipspeaks said...

@ visithra

They hv talks, reception in KLIA, few ponggal celebrations n of course the online contest. the main event is People's Ponggal in UM.


=ammu=

Anonymous said...

happy pongal dear.
hv a fun time during this celeb. me going to my hometown rather village to be in midst of high time pongal celeberations

Keshi said...

I dunno what BAD is so dun worry LOL!

Keshi.

visithra said...

dear i meant the itineray for the peoples ponngal day

ammu did u take that photo?? - excellent work n idea - i just love that photo

Jeevan said...

Have a nice time with the event's and pongal days. your wall paper was very natural!!

Wish you and your family a wonderful Pongalo Pongal... convey my wishes to Anitha ok:)

priya said...

Ammu: That was a fantastic wallpaper. If its your work get it patent ok. If not anybody can copyright that.

Pongal is always a joy and as a little girl I remmebr' celeberating it in our village. Cooking in that mudpot aroma is always fresh and tasty.

tulipspeaks said...

@ nirek

same to u :) ah..going back hometown eh? make sure u come back with lots of snaps!



@ keshi

lolz. athe seri.





=ammu=

tulipspeaks said...

@ visithra

posted it in the lastest post.

ah..the pic was not taken by me (wish i did). but it is featured in mypongal.com. taken during last year celebration.


@ jeevan

:) thanks alot. same to u.yea, surely will tell her.



@ priya

thanks dear. well, the pic was taken from a free images site. i did some editing & photoshop work.

:) i think im gonna cook my first ponggal in the earthen pot on monday. see how it goes!



=ammu=