Pongal is a harvest festival popularly celebrated in the month of January in the mountain town of Ooty. It really is rejoiced by the natives to give thanks to the Sun God, the Mother nature, the Rain God along with the cattle for blessing their lands with greenery and also high-quality harvesting. The festival, attached to wealth as well as prosperity, is not simply restricted to Ooty however is prominently celebrated all around the state of Tamil Nadu. Tourists thronged picturesque spots while the nearby people flocked to charming temples. At the Mudumalai Tiger Reserve, close to here, a lot of vacationers as well as foreigners celebrated Pongal with camp elephants. Along with their typical food pongal, jaggery as well as sugarcane to the pachyderms.