Tag: Tamil New Year

Tamil New Year
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Tamil New Year is on 14th April 2016

Tamil New Year also known as “Varusha Pirapu” is on 14th April 2016. This year’s name is “Thunmuki”. It is a time for celebrating new and prosperous beginnings. The common foods prepared for this day are made of Mango (Sour), Jaggery (Sweet) and Neem flower (Bitter) to signify the different aspects of […]

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Neem Flower (Veppam Poo)

Veppam poo is a must for the Tamil New Year Day. It is added to any one of the dishes which signifies, apart from the medicinal value, life’s bitter part and it should be accepted. Normally Veppam poo is added to the mango pachadi. Veppam Poo Rasam is also another […]