(Makar Sankranti 2020 Date) The festival of Makar Sankranti is also called Khichdi. The entry of Sun from one zodiac sign to another is called Sankranti. On the day of Makar Sankranti, Sun enters Capricorn from Sagittarius. Bathing, donating and worshiping Lord Suryadev on this day has special significance.
(Makar Sankranti 2020 Date) Makar Sankranti is the main festival of the Hindu religion. According to astrology, on the day of Makar Sankranti, the Sun enters Capricorn from Sagittarius. The entry of Sun from one zodiac sign to another is called Sankranti. The festival of Makar Sankranti is sometimes called Uttarayan. On the day of Makar Sankranti, bathing in the Ganges, fasting, story, charity and worshiping Lord Suryadev is of special importance.
When Is Makar Sankranti 2020 Date?
According to astrological calculations, this time the Sun will enter Capricorn on January 14 at 02:07. So Sankranti will be celebrated on 15 January. The Makar Sankranti begins with the fire element and the Kark Sankranti with the water element. At this time, the Sun is Uttarayan. The fruits of chanting and charity are infinite times.
Just as the festival of Makar Sankranti is celebrated in different ways and names across the country, there is also diversity in food and drink. On this day, sesame is used everywhere in some form or the other. Sesame is also very beneficial for health.
A huge number of saints and saints can be seen at Magh Mela on Makar Sankranti. People also fulfill the tradition of donating during this time with great reverence.