One of the most important events in Dharmapuri with other parts of Tamil Nadu is Pongal. Pongal is celebrated with great passion and enthusiasm. The term Pongal signifies sweet dish of rice which is eaten on the Pongal festival day. The local people dedicate this dish to God Surya, also known as The Sun God. Pongal held in the month of mid January every year.
The nearest International Airport from Dharmapuri is in Bengaluru. The Domestic airports are in Bellary (438 Km) and Tirupathi (243 Km).RAIL
Dharmapuri has its own railway station and connected with Delhi and all the major cities of Tamilnadu and adjacent states.ROAD
Dharmapuri is 139 Km from Bangalore, 230 Km from Hyderabad, 299 Km from Chennai with well connected road services.