New Delhi | Jagran Lifestyle Desk: Makar Sankrati is being celebrated across the country with full festive and fervour. Also known as kite festival, the festival is celebrated in the month of January. This year it is being observed on January 15 (Wednesday). The day marks winter solstice that leads to longer and sunnier days. On this day, Sun deity is worshipped which enters the zodiac sign of Capricorn. The festival involves eating delicacies including Yogurt, til and jaggery to kick start the day.
Makar Sankranti is also known by various names in several places like Makar Sankranti in Karnataka, Pongal in Tamil Nadu, Magh Bihu in Assam, Pedda Panduga in Andhra Pradesh and Magha Mela in parts of central and north India. On this day, people across the country are seen on their rooftops flying colourful kites with a binge of snacks. Fairs and pilgrimages to sacred rivers is also a part of the festival. Makar Sankranti is widely celebrated in states such as Jharkhand, Maharashtra, Delhi, West Bengal, Bihar, Karnataka, among others.
On this auspicious occasion, here are some wishes, quotes, images and messages and WhatsApp status to send your family and friends:
May your life be blessed with love, happiness and wealth. Happy Makar Sankranti 2020!
Happy Makar Sankranti 2020! May the sun bring you and your home rays of joy and happiness.
I hope you always soar, just like the colourful kites that dot the sky. Happy Makar Sankranti 2020!
Hope you rejoice and get blessed in the charm of your tradition! Happy Makar Sankranti 2020!
Wishing that the rising sun of Makar Sankranti fill your life with bright and happy moments. Happy Makar Sankranti 2020!
Hope you are blessed with good fortune, kindness, and happiness on this special Kite Day and always!
I wish you to have a life filled with the blessings of Goddess Lakshmi and celebrate the festival with sweets and gifts. Happy Makar Sankranti 2020!
Sending my heartfelt wishes to you and your family for a happy and blessed Makar Sankranti!
May the Makar Sankranti fire burns all the moments of sadness and brings you the warmth of joy and happiness and love. Wishing You A Very Happy Makar Sankranti 2020!
Bajare ki roti, nimbu ka achar, suraj ki kirne, chand ki chandani aur apno ka pyaar. Har jeevan ho khushal MUBARAK HO AAPKO "SANKRANTI KA TYOHAR."
Hope the rising sun on Makar Sankranti fill your life with abundant joy and prosperity. Happy Makar Sankranti 2020!
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