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Makar Sankranti

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Makar Sankranti, also known as Maghi or Uttarayan, is a festival celebrated in India and other parts of South Asia. It marks the end of winter solstice and the beginning of longer days. People often fly kites, take holy dips in rivers, and enjoy festive foods like sesame seeds and jaggery sweets.


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The festive spirit of Pongal in Tamil Nadu was marred by tragedy this year as two men lost their lives and over 70 were injured during Jallikattu, a traditional bull-taming event. The incident has rei

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As the winter solstice surrenders to the sun's northward journey, a wave of joyous energy washes over South India. Homes are scrubbed clean, courtyards adorned with vibrant kolams, and the air thrums

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A Kaleidoscope of Joy: Celebrating Makar Sankranti Across India As the winter sun begins its northward ascent, ushering in longer days and warmer climes, a wave of jubilation washes over India. From

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The sun's golden chariot ascends, marking its northward journey and heralding the arrival of Makar Sankranti, a vibrant harvest festival celebrated across India. From the snow-capped peaks of the Hima

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Makar Sankranti, a vibrant mosaic of colors, customs, and culinary delights, is a joyous Hindu festival celebrated across India and neighboring countries. Falling on January 14th (and occasionally

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This year's Makar Sankranti celebration, which takes place on January 15, 2023, comes one day after Lohri. The Sankranti tithi on January 15 will be at 2:45 a.m., according to Drik Panchang. On th