Makar Sankranti is one of the most auspicious festivals in India and is celebrated by all the Hindus in the country in different cultural forms. This season marks the commencement of harvest season in India and being a land where agriculture is the primary occupation of people, this festival holds a lot of importance. The festival is marked as a day when the Sun God enters from Tropic of Cancer to the Tropic of Capricorn, i.e., in the Northern Hemisphere, thereby bringing more light and onset of harvesting.
Makar Sankranti is one of the only festivals in Hindu culture which falls on the same date, i.e., January 14. This festival is celebrated in India with great passion, fervor and devotion. For the Hindus, the festival is seen as an occasion that brings in light into their lives and eliminates darkness. As Hindus believe that Sun is a source of knowledge, wisdom and spiritual light, therefore Makar Sankranti holds a lot of importance for them.
On this occasion, people pray to the Sun to bring in more brightness and light into their lives and thus eliminate darkness, depression and delusion. It is also believed that worshipping Sun on this day, people grow in spirituality, wisdom and knowledge. This festival is of great importance to all the people and is known with different names in various parts of the countries. From North to South, people celebrate Makar Sankranti with different traditions in India.
Such is the popularity of the festival that people send across Happy Makar Sankranti SMS to each other. People wish good luck and brightness to each other through Makar Sankranti greetings and SMS. This festival is definitely a source of more brightness and light into people’s life. By sending the Makar Sankranti greetings and SMS people wish to each other more light and brightness.
Happy Makar Sankranti SMS
Read our previous post about Makar Sankranti SMS for good SMS’s of the festival of Sankranti.
Makar Sankranti Greetings
At the end We would like to wish Happy Makar Sankrati to all AAI Readers.