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Indian Hindu devotees prepare a paste from turmeric powder during a... News PhotoActivity,Annual Event,Event,Hinduism,Horizontal,India,Indian Ethnicity,Mumbai,Pilgrim,Preparation,Religion,TurmericPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPIndian Hindu devotees prepare a paste from turmeric powder during a community function on the occasion of Pongal in Mumbai on January 14, 2013. Pongal is a thanksgiving or harvest festival celebrated by people hailing from the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Pongal-which coincides with the Hindu festival Makara Sankranthi and is celebrated throughout India as the winter harvest, is usually held from January 13–16. AFP PHOTO/ INDRANIL MUKHERJEE (Photo credit should read INDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/Getty Images)