Makar Sankranti 2021: Date, time, significane and wishes

India is land of festivals and celebrations never come to a pause and why should they? As soon as the year begins, we Indians gear up for festivities with Lohri and the show goes on throughout the year.

Makar Sankranti 2021 is one of the most auspicious festivals of Hindus. Every year on January 14 this festival is celebrated to mark the farewell of the winter season and adore the arrival of spring.

The festival is celebrated when the Sun enters the Capricorn zodiac sign during the Pausha month. According to Hindu beliefs, the festivals is marked by charity and giving ‘daan’.

Followed by , this festival also celebrates the successful harvest of winters. On this auspicious day, people not only make khichdi in their homes but also donate rice and pulses as a kind gesture.

In many places, the festival of Makar Sankranti is also called the festival of khichdi.

Makara Sankranti 2021 Date and Time

  • Makara Sankranti Thursday, January 14, 2021
  • Makara Sankranti Time: 8:30 AM to 5:46 PM

Makar Sankranti has different names

Makar Sankranti is celebrated across the country however with different names such as in Punjab and Haryana, it is popularly known as Lohri, In Southern India, it is known as Pongal, while in Gujarat and other parts country it is known as Makar Sankranti.

Here are some of the top messages and heartfelt wishes for you friends and family

– Here’s wishing you and your family a very bliss Makar Sankranti.

– Wishing you the warmth of the bonfire and the sweetness of til laddo — a very Happy Makar Sankranti to you and your family.

– This Makar Sankranti, the sun rises with hope, kites fly in the sky with vigour, and the crops are ready to be harvested – all signifying hope, joy and abundance. Happy Makar Sankranti!

– May this Makar Sankranti usher in goodness, peace, good health and happiness to your life. Here’s sending my best wishes and greetings.

– It’s time to enjoy the first festival of the year. Wishing you a prosperous and delightful Makar Sankranti!

– May the sweetness of gur and the warmth of til bring plenty of happiness to your life. Happy Makar Sankranti!

– Ahead of the auspicious occasion of Makar Sankranti, may the Sun god shower you with his choicest blessings.

– May you soar high with success just like your kites this Makar Sankranti. Happy Uttarayan!

– The sun rises with new hope Kites fly with vigor crops Are ready to be harvested All denoting hope, Joy and abundance. Wishing You A Very Happy Makar Sankranti!

– Look Outside, It’s so pleasant! Sun Smiling For you, Trees Dancing for you, Birds singing for you, Because I requested them All to Wish You. Very Happy Prosperous Makar Sankranti!

Here’s wishing our readers a very Happy Makar Sankranti!