Friday, March 1, 2024

Festivals & Fairs



Among the most important fairs in Tamil Nadu is the Pollachi fair, which takes place on Thursdays. On these days, Pollachi puts on a crowded appearance. It is an established market for the products  of the Annamalai  hills, Palghat area and the Pollachi valley. The merchandise sold includes paddy, garments, pulses, coconuts, groundnuts and all varieties of oil, fruits, vegetables, hides and skins and poultry. Elephants captured from nearby forests and also timber (for which those forests are famous) are sold.