Los Angeles, 7 December 2014: Sankranti is a festival when people worship the God, Sun, and pray for the rewards. Also known as Pongal in some  parts of India.

LATA starting 2014 with a mega event “Sankranthi Mela” in a way that LA has ever seen or heard!  LATA wants you all to mark your calendars for Jan 18th, 2014 between 12:00 noon – 10:00 pm for super duper Mela followed by cultural activities.

LATA – Sankranti Mela
LATA – Sankranti Mela

It’s Debut Sankranti event for Los Angeles Telugu Association (LATA); let’s make it remarkable and memorable. LATA invites and encourages Los Angeles Telugu people to come, join the Sankranti cultural activities!

You are welcome to showcase your talent, skills you can Register here – Cultural Activities Registrations

Please submit below information for participation

  • Name of the Program
  • Type of the Program (Dance, Skit, Solo Performance, Instrument, Other)
  • Lead Performer (Team Lead for group performance)
  • Contact Address
  • Contact Email & Phone number
  • All participants names (for group performances)
  • Length of the program in Minutes
  • Program Details
  • Special Instructions (Lighting, background arrangements, etc.)

Let us team up, plan and work together to celebrate Sankranti in its true spirit and encourage passing on the tradition to our next generation.

Non-members, please become members of LATA to participate and showcase your talents in the event.

Telugu Community News encourages everyone to participate in the Sankranthi Mela and make it a very grand success!