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Celebrating Pongal in Punggol

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Dancers performing at a celebration of the Hindu harvest festival Pongal at Punggol Community Centre yesterday. The festival is traditionall held in thanks for an abundant rice harvest. It is marked by the symbolic act of boiling rice and milk in a new clay pot until it overflows.