Makar Sankranti 2022 on Jan 14: Punya Kaal Muhurat and also just how India commemorates harvest event!


New Delhi: The country is grasped in the cheery fervour of commemorating the advantageous Makar Sankranti event. It notes the change of the sunlight right into the zodiacal indication of Makara (Capricorn) on its holy course. Makar Sankranti is being commemorated throughout the nation on January 14, 2022.

As per, have a look at the puja timings:

2022 Makara Sankranti Phalam
Makar Sankranti Punya Kaal Muhurta

Makara Sankranti on Friday, January 14, 2022
Makara Sankranti Punya Kala – 14: 43 to 17: 45

Duration – 03 Hours 02 Mins

Makara Sankranti Maha Punya Kala – 14: 43 to 16: 28
Duration – 01 Hour 45 Mins

Makara Sankranti Moment – 14: 43

However, in some areas, it will certainly proceed till January 15 for an unique amount of time. 

Dedicated to venerating the Surya Dev or Sun God, Makar Sankranti is recognized by various names in the nation. If the Northern belt calls it Makar Sankranti or Maghi, after that in Maharashtra it is called Pedda Pandaga, in Magh Bihu in Assam, Poush Sankranti in West Bengal and also Pongal (Thai Pongal) in Tamil Nadu, Uttarayan in Gujarat specifically.

On this particular day, numerous fairs are arranged where social and also social tasks happen. Children participate in kite-flying competitors, bonfires and also tasty food delays control the event. Usually, Makar Sankranti is commemorated on January 14, however occasionally because of the change in Sun (Surya) setting, it drops a day later on, i.e. January 15 specifically.

In Delhi and also Haryana, Ghee Churma, kheer or halwa is prepared on this particular day. Brothers see their sis’s area and also existing them with presents, complied with by the vocal singing of people tracks.

In Karnataka, Makar Sankranti is called Suggi, which is the harvest event for them. Girls, worn brand-new garments see their friends and family with presents and also offerings. The exchange the here and now and also this technique is called Ellu Birodhu. In Karnataka itself, there are numerous means this particular day is commemorated.

In Andhra Pradesh and also Telangana, the event expands for 4 days (Pongal). The very first day which comes before Sankranti is called Bhogi, after that day 2 is Makara Sankranti, day 3 is Kanuma and also Day 4 is Mukkanuma specifically.

In Maharashtra, individuals prepare sugary foods like halwa and also tilgul laddoo. The multicoloured halwa is after that traded with friends and family. The tale has it that Surya Dev forgave his boy, Shani Dev (Saturn) and also the last saw him on Sankranti, for that reason, sugary foods are ready and also traded to make certain there is positivity and also joy about.

Interestingly, in Maharashtra, while offering the tilgul laddoo, a Marathi expression ’til gul ghya aani god god bola’ is claimed. It implies as you consume this pleasant and also jaggery laddoo, talk pleasant words.

In Goa also Sankrant asks for circulation and also exchange of sugary foods. Another expression which is claimed is Goa while the pleasant exchange is ‘Till gull gheiat, godd uloiat’. This implies, consume this sesame and also jaggery, and also sweeten your talk.

In Gujarat, Makar Sankranti event is recognized by the name of Uttarayan which is among the significant celebrations in the state. Kite traveling is the prime tourist attraction of this day. Undhiyu and also Chikkis are prepared on this event and also individuals cherish it exuberantly. For Gujaratis, Uttarayan is for 2 days: Jan 14 (Uttarayan) and also Jan 15 (Vasi-Uttarayan) specifically.

In Himachal Pradesh, the event is called Magha Saaji. This notes the beginning of the month of Magha. Khichdi, ghee and also chaas are delighted in by individuals in the mid-day and also they likewise disperse it in holy places to the clingy. Folk dancing and also naati are likewise executed at night.

In Kerala, Sankranti is commemorated at the well-known Sabarimala Temple where the Makara Jyothi can be seen. The event is complied with by Makaravilakku events specifically.

In Odisha, individuals prepare Makara Chaula which consists of raw brand-new harvest rice, coconut, banana, sesame, jaggery, rasagola, khai or liaa and also chhena pudings. This is the naivedya or prasad for the gods and also sirens.

Special routines and also Puja is executed at Puri Jagannath Temple in Odisha, Bhubaneswar on this event specifically.

In Punjab, commemorated as Maghi, the day holds utmost value. People appreciate, khichdi, jaggery, kheer and also sugarcane juice. Early bathroom in the river on Maghi is very important and also lights of lights with sesame oil is claimed to introduce success.

In Rajasthan and also Madhya Pradesh, unique food such as pheeni, til-paati, gajak, kheer, ghevar, puwa and so on are prepared. There are numerous routines connected with the event, among them being where females existing gift (food, cosmetics or any kind of house thing) to 13 wives.

Like Gujarat, kite-flying holds utmost relevance in these states on this particular day.

In Tamil Nadu, the four-day event is commemorated as Pongal. Day 1 represents Bhogi Pandigai, Day 2 is Thai Pongal, Day 3 Maattu Pongal, Day 4 is Kaanum Pongal specifically.

In Uttar Pradesh and also Uttarakhand, it is called Khicheri. People take bathroom in the divine river, consume sugary foods, use brand-new garments, and also consume Khicheri in the mid-day. In the night individuals prepare specials like puri, halwa and so on and also appreciate the day.

Much like various other states, kite-flying maintains every person active.

In Uttarakhand, after taking a divine bathroom in the river, individuals browse through Bagnath Temple and also hope to Lord Shiva. Melas or fairs are held at numerous areas and also at Bageshwar Uttarayan reasonable is arranged each year in January.

In West Bengal, the day is called Poush Sankranti. Again, sugary foods are prepared in your homes which primarily contain fresh harvest paddy and also day hand in Khejurer Gur and also Patali. Goddess Lakshmi is hoped to on Sankranti in the state.

Khichuri is prepared as Bhog and also provided to the god and also sirens.

Besides the events in the nation, Makar Sankranti recognized by various names is likewise commemorated in Bangladesh (called Shakrain), Nepal (as Maghe Sankranti), Pakistan (in Sindh area, Tirmoori) and also Sri Lanka ( Thai Pongal) specifically.

Here’s desiring every person a really satisfied Makar Sankranti!