Why Do We Celebrate Makar Sankranti?

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Makar Sankranti is a mid-winter Hindu festival celebrated in India and Nepal. It marks the transition of the sun from Sagittarius to Capricorn during the winter solstice, and is celebrated with a kite-flying festival (Uttarayan).
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Makar sankrati is a festival to celebrate cold. it is the day according to hindu calendar that marks "uttarayana" that is the aparent north ward movement of sun from tropic
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Makara Sankranti is celebrated in Kerala at Sabarimala where the Makara Jyothi is visible followed by the Makara vilakku celebrations. Embed Quote Via Ratnakar Sadasyula.
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Makar sankranti is very well celebrated in our state and we eat normal , sometimes special items and we pray to god to give a fresh mind to live for the rest of the future and remove
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What is Makar Sankranti? Makar Sankranti marks the commencement of the sun's journey to the Northern Hemisphere and is celebrated on the 14 of January every year all over India. It
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