Makar Sankranti is one of the Hindu festival which is celebrated on a fixed date i.e. 14th January every year (2018). People give wishes for well-being and exchange of gifts is a pleasant part of occasion. The word sankranti has been originated from the Sanskrit word sankraman which means to move on or to march ahead. On the day of makarsankranti, the Sun enters in the sphere of zodiac known as Makar (Capricorn). Thus, the auspicious day is named as Makar Sankranti, which indicates the movement of the Sun. Sankranti is celebrated all over India but is known by different names. In Gujarat Makar Sankranti is celebrated by the name as Uttarayan, whereas in Tamil Nadu it is known as Pongal. In Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Punjab it is named as Maghi. Makarsankranti is the festivals of cultivation and is celebrated throughout India. It is beginning of harvest season when new crops are worshipped and shared with relish.
Makar Sankranti is celebrated to let go of our differences with each other and increase love in us. Makar Sankranti is a festival of sparkling love and is celebrated to forget bitter and sad moments which had happened in the past and to welcome the new phase of life which is full of love peace purity and wisdom. The festival is mainly celebrated to impart the love and to resolve the disputes between relations. Makar sankranti offer a chance to sweeten up the relations. People greet each other Happy Sankranti by saying “Tilgul Ghya Aani God God Bola” in Maharashtra. Sesame or til which holds special significance during Makar Sankranti. Tilguls Laddu of Til (Sesame) is made up of Jaggery are very commonly made in every houses. And are offered to each other to enhance the loving relation.
In today’s modern era conventions are changing, the way we celebrate the festivals is changing but the enthusiasm is still there. People don’t have sufficient time to make recipes at home but they their feelings are same for their adorable ones. Here FloroIndia comes in play. We offer a chance to convey your sweet and healthy emotions towards your beloved one on the auspicious day of makarsankranti. We have a wide range of specially arranged flowers and sweets to add more sweetness to your festival. Wish happy makarsankrati to your adorable one with a different manner.