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Happy Makar Sankranti

India is a Country of Festivals, All types of Religions different-different Occasions in various ways. On 15th January 2016, Hindu Celebrate Makar Sankranti with joy and Happiness. Mostly Year, Makar Sankranti is celebrated at 14th January but some exceptions, this festival is celebrated on 13 or 15 January.

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On this day the Sun enters on “Makara Rasi” so, this day known as ‘Makar Sankranti’. In India, Most of People marks Sankranti as a beginning of a spring season (New Harvest) and Termination of Winter Season. This festival celebrated with various rituals and Names in various part of India. On this Day, People eat handfuls of sugarcane, rice and til sweets.