Happy Makar Sankranti 2020: Quotes, images, WhatsApp texts and messages
New Delhi : India is celebrating Makar Sankranti or Maghi on Tuesday and Wednesday in 2020; the Hindu festival is dedicated to Lord Surya.
Makar Sankranti marks the transit of the Sun from the southern hemisphere to the north as the days get longer than the nights. On Makar Sankranti, the sun transits into Makara, marking the end of the month with winter solstice and the start of longer days.
Generally, it is celebrated on January 14, but this year Makar Sankranti will be celebrated on January 15. According to drikpanchang.com, Makara Sankranti Punya Kala is from 7:15 am to 5:46 pm.
Makar Sankranti is known by various names: Pedda Panduga in Andhra Pradesh, Makar Sankranti in Karnataka, Pongal in Tamil Nadu, Magh Bihu in Assam, Magha Mela in parts of central and north India.
Makar Sankranti also marks the arrival of spring. The day is synonymous to kite flying too. People across the country are seen on their rooftops as sky fills up with colourful kites.
Those who can meet, express their wishes by meeting each other but for those who cannot meet, here are some Makar Sankranti wishes, quotes, status, SMS and messages.
# I hope you always soar, just like the colourful kites that dot the sky. Happy Makar Sankranti!
# Meethe gur mein mil gaye til,
Udi Patangg or khil gaye dil,
Har pal sukh... har din shanti
Aap sab ke liye laye…
# As the sun starts its northward journey, he makes all the happiness of throughout this year. Wish you and your family a very Happy Makar Sankranti!
# Wishing you and your family Happy Makar Sankranti. Hope this harvest season brings you prosperity and happiness. Have a joyous Makar Sankranti!
# May the Makar Sankranti fire bring you joy and happiness and burn all your moments of sadness. Makar Sankranti 2020!
# Pal pal sunehre phool khile, kabhi nah o kaanton ka saamna, zindagi aapki khushiyon se bhari rahe Sankranti par hamari yeh hai subhkaamna.
# Gudd, til da mausam aaya, Makar Sankranti nu saath laaya! Makar Sankranti diyaan lak lakh vadaiyaan!
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