Happy Makar Sankranti

Makar Sankranti is a harvest festival celebrated by Indians and is dedicated to the Sun God. Also known as Makara Sankranti or Maghi, the festival denotes the entry of the sun into the zodiac sign of Makara (Capricorn) as it travels on its celestial path. This marks the end of winters and the onset of spring. It falls on the first day of the month of Magha, according to the Hindu calendar.