Tamil new year is celebrated on April 14, the first day of Tamil month Chittirai.
At Balagrama , the idols of Krishna and Rukmini were decorated the previous night itself with flowers, fruits etc. The children offered prayers and performed puja in the morning to the decorated idols.
The Annam- meal for the elderly was made special today with the offering of Vada and Vermicelli Kheer( made with milk) along with the meal. The children wholeheartedly took part in the distribution of food in the village.