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Poonam Malhotra
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A large part of India is dependent on agriculture for economy. So, there are many festivals that are dedicated to nature for good harvest. Can you name some of the festivals with little detail?

Posted On : 7/30/2015 5:20:32 AM

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Rasika Chopra
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Have you heard about Lohri festival of Punjab? It is based on agriculture and is celebrated in several parts of North India. It marks the last coldest day of winter. It is a very colourful festival of Punjabi people.

Posted On : 7/31/2015 5:07:51 AM

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Drishti Patel
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Pongtu Kuh festival of Arunachal Pradesh is based on agriculture.

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Maniam PS
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Tamil Nadu and all Tamilians outside India celebrate PONGGAL as an Harvest Festival. In this festival, the first crop of the season is harvested and offered to the Almighty in a thanks giving prayer. This festival is not religion based and all farmers immaterial of religion offer their thanks to the Almighty. This festival is also known as THAMILAR THIRUNAAL

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Poonam Malhotra
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Maniam, can you tell me the history of this festival in brief?

Posted On : 8/4/2015 4:44:11 AM

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Anamika Sen
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Magh Bihu is a famous harvest festival of Assam. It marks the end of harvesting season in the months of January-February. The main highlights of this festival are makeshift huts and traditional Assamese games such as tekeli bhonga and buffalo fighting.

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