Annai Violet Arts and Science College celebrated the Tamil Harvest festival Pongal with joy on the college campus on 12/01/2021. Vice Chairman Mrs. Violet Dhanapalan, Secretary Mr. N.R.D Prem Kumar, Mrs. Shoba Prem Kumar and Joint Secretary Dr. P.E.R Prem Chand were the guests of the day along with them our beloved Vice Principal Mrs. Japhia Solomon, HOD’s and Staffmembers joined the celebration with our students. Everyone came in their traditional dresses and exhibited joy and pride as they filled the campus with the land’s cultural aura. Vice Chairman Mrs. Violet Dhanapalan began the auspicious celebration by cooking Pongal in a traditional way. The special day had events such as Karakattam, Oyilaatam, Therukoothu, Villupaatu, Uriyadithal, Gramiya Nadanam, Maatu vandiyil valam varuthal, Kayiru illuthal, Kolam potti was arranged by our students.The Pongal festival celebration in our College is a true manifestation of our rich culture and traditions. Students learnt that these festivals are sacred moments that help everyone to establish love, unity and nourish their relationships and to honour our farmers.