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Makar Sankranti 2017: Festival to fall on January 14 last time as date changes after 100 years

Different culture, one country: Pongal, Lohri and Makar Sankra...

People in most parts of the country were under the grip of festivity on Saturday with Makar Sankranti being celebrated in north and eastern states and those in Assam and Tamil Nadu soaking in harvest festivals of MaghBihu,Lohri andPongal. Lakhs ... DNA India, 1 week ago
Festive spirit grips India on Makar Sankranti, harvest Press Trust of India, 1 week ago

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PHOTOS: India celebrates its winter harvest festivals

The nation on Saturday celebrated the series of winter harvest festivals starting with Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Lohri and Bihu with great zeal and fervour. Here are glimpses of some of the celebrations. Devotees gather at the holy Sangam, confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and mythical river Saraswati, to take the dip on the occasion of Makar Sankranti during the Magh Mela festival in Allahabad. Photograph: PTI Photo Devotees perform rituals before taking the holy dip during Gangasgar mela ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago 'Happy Pongal, Makar Sankranti And Lohri,' Tweet Sridevi And Other Celebs  NDTV1 week ago 'Makar Sankranti and Pongal reflect unity of the country'  Meri News1 week ago Makar Sankranti and Thai Pongal: Indian harvest festivals are time to celebrate nature, introspect  Firstpost.com1 week ago
Times of India

Makar Sankranti celebrated with fervour even as glass-coated manjha injures many

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. JAIPUR/KOTA, Jan. 15 -- Kite flying and exchange of gajaks (a sweet) marked traditional celebration of Makar Sankranti,which also had its usual share of manjha ...
 HT Syndication1 week ago Over 100 injured in kite-flying accidents in Jaipur  Business Standard1 week ago Makar Sankranti: Over 150 injured during kite flying festival in Jaipur  Times of India1 week ago Three-day kite festival in Jaipur to celebrate Makar Sankranti  Meri News1 week ago

Congress Fumes as Nitish Kumar Extends Invitation to BJP for Makar Sankranti Feast

Patna : Nitish kumar has set the pot boiling in Bihar...infact rocked the political alliance or Mahagathbandhan, as it's called in Bihar. Nitish is under firing line of Congress for extending an invitation to BJP for Makar Sankranti's feast being ...
 News18.com1 week ago Congress questions JD-U over Nitish's Makar Sankranti invites to BJP leaders  India Today1 week ago Makar Sankranti 2017: JD(U) state President has invited me and I will go, says BJP leader Sushil Modi  Financial Express1 week ago After 3 yrs, JD(U) invites BJP for feast on Makar Sankranti  Times of India1 week ago
The Statesman

SRK's Makar Sankranti gift is a new Garba anthem from

A still from the movie On the occasion of Makar Sankranti, SRK released a Gujarati song 'Udi Udi Jaye' from his upcoming flick 'Raees' where he is seen flying kites, grooving to Garba beats while celebrating the harvest festival. Sukhwinder ...
 The Statesman1 week ago Bollywood's Makar Sankranti connect: Raees, Kai Po Che and other famous filmi kite scenes  Financial Express1 week ago Makar Sankranti 2017: From Shah Rukh's Udi Udi Jaye to Salman's Dheel De, songs to celebrate kite flying festival [VIDEOS]  International Business Times India1 week ago RAEES 'Udi Udi Jaye' and other Bollywood songs celebrating Makar Sankranti  Glamsham1 week ago
Times of India

Rare eagle owl falls victim to nylon manja

Nashik: Days after two rock doves in the city were found injured by the nylon manja on Makar Sankranti, an eagle owl lost its life due to the thread. A few days back, the nylon manja of a kite claimed the life of an eagle owl, a rare owl species, ...
 Times of India1 week ago Police seize nylon manjas worth Rs 9,000 on Sankranti  Times of India1 week ago Nylon manjas banned for Makar Sankranti celebrations by Mumbai police  Financial Express1 week ago Ahead of Makar Sankranti, Mumbai police issues circular imposing total ban on plastic manjha  India Today1 week ago

'Raees' wishes everyone Happy Makar Sankranti

New Delhi [India], Jan. 14 (ANI): Shah Rukh Khan, who will be soon seen in and as 'Raees', wishes everyone a very Happy Mankar Sankranti. King Khan took to his twitter handle to spread across the cheer as he wrote, "Peace, prosperity, happiness to ...
 Yahoo! India1 week ago Raees Shah Rukh Khan wishes everyone Happy Makar Sankranti!  India.com1 week ago Shah Rukh Khan, Rishi Kapoor, Bipasha Basu and Anushka Das warm wishes and celebrate Makar Sankranti  The Freepress Journal1 week ago Shah Rukh Khan plans to fly kites at Mannat this Makar Sankranti  Hindustan Times2 weeks ago

West Bengal: Stampede kills 6; PM Modi announces ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh

A total 16 lakh pilgrims took the holy dip in two days on the occasion of Makar Sankranti at Ganga Sagar
 Business Standard1 week ago Watch: Makar Sankranti celebrations across the country  ZeeNews.com1 week ago 9 lakh take holy dip at Gangasagar on Makar Sankranti  Press Trust of India1 week ago Makar Sankranti celebrated across state, lakhs take dip in Ganga  Chandigarh Tribune1 week ago

Lakhs of devotees take holy dip in various rivers and ponds on Makar

Makar Sankranti is being celebrated across the state today with religious fervour and usual enthusiasm. Braving intense cold and icy wind, lakhs of devotees took a holy dip in rivers including the most revered Ganga and ponds early this morning and ...
 NetIndia123.com1 week ago Hundreds take dip in Himachal rivers on Makar Sankranti  Yahoo! India1 week ago People take holy dips on Makar Sakranti in HP  NetIndia123.com1 week ago Devotees taking holy dip in Himachal rivers on Makar Sankranti  Oneindia1 week ago
Business Standard

Uttarayan: Concerns over bird fatalities during kite festival

Many birds were injured or killed as thousands took to the terraces to fly kites to celebrate 'Makar Sankranti' on January 14, marking the arrival of spring season.The "manja" or thread used for kite flying is sharp and often lethal to birds. Several of ...
 Business Standard1 week ago Makar Sankranti 2017: From holy dip in Ganga to flying kites, here's how people are celebrating around India  Indian Express1 week ago Makar Sankranti 2017 Wishes: Best Makar Sankranti SMS, Whatsapp & Facebook Messages to send Happy Makar Sankranti greetings  Financial Express1 week ago Makar Sankranti Kite Flying festival celebrated in India today  eHowzit1 week ago
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