Grand Celebration of Pongal Festival – Penang Hindu Association(PHA)

Grand Celebration of Pongal Festival…..Penang Hindu Association(PHA) jointly org . with SRJK (T) RAJAJI –Kampung Baru, Ayer Itam, Penang.

PHA selected SRKJ (T) RAJAJI for Pongal Celebration 2018. Event grace by PHA Deputy President Mr P.Murugiah/Opening Speech and follow by another speech about Pongal Celebration by PHA – Education Director Dr Balasubramaniam Sidamparam and H.M Madam Jacintha.

The School founded in 1952 (66 yrs) located in Kaliamman Temple, Kampung Baru Ayer Itam Land.

Students and teachers were in their traditional attire, total of 111 students including pre-school children, 13 school teachers & HM, PHA committee members, parents and media journalist joined the celebration.

Anyone can celebrate Pongal..
Regardless of your race or religious beliefs, Two lecturers Miss Shannon Holder from Australia and Miss Faye Wynne from England stunned to see the celebration of Pongal.

Penang Hindu Association would like to appeal to the State Government, JPN/MOE to allocate new land and building for SRJK (T) RAJAJI. According to school H.M. the student intake increase by 25% this year.

Source: World Hindu News (WHN)