New Delhi| Jagran Lifestyle Desk: The festival of Lohri 2021 is celebrated across the nation and mainly in north Indian states with full fervour and joy. Every year, Lohri, also known as the Harvest Festival, is celebrated on January 13 to mark the end of the winter solstice and celebrate the Rabi Crops. Lohri 2021 is one of the main and most auspicious festivals of Sikhs and Punjabis.   

On this day they wear traditional clothes, light holy bonfire and sing-dance around it with friends and family. Also, during this festival they distribute, revri, popcorn, gajak and cook Sarson da saag and Makki di roti in dinner. So as the festival of warmth, dance and food is around the corner we have prepared for you list of Lohri songs that you can play to mark the celebrations.

1. Lodi

2. Saadi Gali

3. Charha De Rang

4. Sundar Mundari Oye

5. Laal Ghagra

6. Mauja Hi Mauja

7. Tutak Tuak Tutian

8. Nagada Nagada

9. Beli Apne Di Lodi

10. Aaj Bhagra Paun Nu Jee Karda

11. Punjabiyan Di Shaan

12. Rola Pe Gaya

13. Balle Balle

Every year Lohri coincides with Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Bihu and Uttarayana. As per traditional beliefs, when a person walks around the holy bonfire on Lohri, things change and good things happen in their lives.

Apart from Punjab, this festival is also popularly celebrated in Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and parts of Jammu and Kashmir. However, keeping in mind the COVID-19 pandemic situation, people are not allowed to host a big party at their place or in societies and apartments. Also, people are advised to celebrate the festival keeping in mind the coronavirus guidelines such as social distancing, face mask, etc. 

Also, in Punjab during this festival, they celebrate the sugarcane harvest and this is the only reason why they make sugarcane products on Lohri. In fact, a lot of other winter produce are used to celebrate the festival such as mustard seeds is a must, it is used in making Sarson ka saag.

Posted By: Niharika Sanjeeiv