Happy Makar Sankranti 2019 wishes, images, wallpapers, SMS, WhatsApp and Facebook messages: It’s Makar Sankranti on 15 January. The harvest festival dedicated to the Sun God is one of the most auspicious days for Hindus and is also known as Makara Sankranti or Maghi. The day marks the entry of the sun into the zodiac sign of Capricorn, or Makara, falling on the first day of the month of Magha, according to the Hindu calendar.

Celebrated with different names and in innumerable ways in the country known for its diversity, the occasion is marked Pongal, Uttarayana, Lohri, Khichdi, Maghi, Makar Sankranmana, Bhogali Bihu and Shishur Saenkraat in different parts of India. Kumbh Mela in Allahabad is the biggest attraction of the festival this year. Makar Sankranti is also famous for kite flying.

Here are some Makar Sankranti wishes and greetings that you can share with your friends and family on this auspicious occasion.

1. May the Makar Sankranti Sun brighten up your lives with joy, happiness and love with its warmth.
Happy Makar Sakranti!

2. Just as your kites dot the skies, hope your happiness reaches new heights.
Happy Makar Sankranti!

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3. As the Sun begins new journey on its celestial path, may it brings you success, happiness and prosperity.
Happy Makar Sankranti!

4. It’s a new year, it’s a new beginning. Celebrate the year’s first festival with new hopes and new resolutions. Wishing you all a very Happy Makar Sankranti 2019

5. A bright day, sunny and beautiful,
Kites flying high, oh so delightful!
Til-gur and peanuts for company,
Enjoy the festivities, there are reasons a good many!
A very happy and prosperous Makar Sankranti!

6. Meetha gur aur uske sang til,
Chalo udaye patang hum sab mil!
Aapko badhai, aaj hai Makar Sankranti,
Sabko mile sukh, ho har ghar shanti!
Happy Makar Sankranti!

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Happy Makar Sankranti images to share

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