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Lohri, Makar Sankranti, Bihu, and Pongal 2022: Date, History and Significance

The Hindu | 13/01/2022 08:58 AM | Click to read full article

Lohri, Pongal, Makar Sankranti, and Bihu are festivals that represent different cultures but unite under one country – India. All the festivals are loosely related to one single premise – crops, but vary depending on the part of the country it is celebrated in.

Let’s look at each of these four festivals that people celebrate together, separately.