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Hindu festival that reveres Surya (sun god)
(Redirected from Makar Sankranti)

Makar Sankranti, Sankranti or Sankranthi is one of the main festival in India. It is the first festival of the year in the Gregorian calendar. This festival is celebrated by the people all over India. It marks the transition of the sun into Makara rashi (Capricorn) on its path across the sky.