Makar Sankranti Information:
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Mythology related to Makar Sankranti:
Maker Sankranti Celebration:
InKarnataka, Kerala and Andhra Pradesh, it is calledSankrantionly.
Makar Sankranti is said in the states of Goa, Orissa, Haryana, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal and Jammu.
InHaryana and Punjabit is celebrated asLohrion 13 January only 1 day before.Paush SankrantiMakar transitionetc. is also some famous name.
Why do We Celebrate Sankranti?
Rishis have considered the uttarayan period as important for chanting and accomplishment. It is considered a day of gods.
Lord Krishna says about Makar Sankranti-
Lord Krishnahimself has said inThe Gitathat in six months of Uttarayan, the earth is shining. During the Mahabharata period, who was blessed with the wishing death. He also sacrificed his body onMakar Sankranti.
According to another legend,Maharaja Bhagirathhad forcedGangaji,to come to Earth with the austerities of years for the welfare of his ancestors. Bhagirath had sacrificed his ancestors only onMakar Sankranti.His gratitude is expressed to him by worshiping, worshiping the Sun God. Generally: All the dates of Indian Punchang system are determined based on the movement of the Moon, butMakar Sankrantiis determined at the speed of the Sun.
The sages also said that the Sun is the rising soul of the world. It is believed that on this day,Surya Devgoes to visit his sonShani. Even though Shani is the lord of Capricorn, so to call this day asMakar Sankranti.
So this day is known asMakar Sankranti. Apart from this, the day of Deities and Dakshinaayan have been considered as the night of the Gods of Uttarayan. Expressionally, Uttarayan is auspicious and a symbol of light, then Dakshayana’s stigma views Kalima’s path. Where is Krishna the way to repeat it?It is believed that donation given at the time of Uttarayan gets increased by more than hundredfold. At this time the sun affects all the zodiac signs, but the penetration of the sun in the Cancer and Capricorn zodiac is very useful from a religious perspective.