Makar sankranti is festival of kites and celebrated largely in india and some parts of Nepal. It is a festival based on solar events in which ythe sun enters in zodiac sign Makara (Capricorn). It is a transition of the sun in that zodiac sign celestically. That’s why it is known as makar sankrant. It is a celestial event, so it is celebrated on 14th January every year. There are some exceptions to this as makara sankranti was celebrated on 13th january and 15th january sometimes due to celestial events.
This festival is celebrated widely in all over india. In all states of india, it has different names. Such as in Maharashtra, goa, jharkhand, madhya pradesh, uttar pradesh, etc. it is known as makara sankranti. Whereas in TamilNadu, it is known as Pongal. It has many names in different languages. It is also celebrated in nepal, myanmaar and srilanka too.
Many peoples celebrate Makara Sankranti by flying kites and playing with them. It is a fun game to fly kites in sky. Also, peoples eat sweets like Revdi, which is made of sesame seeds and jaggery. Also, they enjoy eating Roti’s made up of sesame seeds and jaggery. Overall, Makar sankranti is festival of Fun.
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