Bhogi's Place In Tamil Tradition

The Hindu|January 15, 2020

Bhogi's Place In Tamil Tradition
‘The tradition is not followed in many places outside Chennai’
B. Kolappan

Bhogi and the festival of Pongal have become inseparable. The burning of old goods and the beating of drums mark Bhogi in Chennai and a few other places. But scholars differ on its place in Tamil history and tradition.

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January 15, 2020