Makar Sankranti 2018: Muhurat of puja for Shubh Labh

Makar Sankranti 2018:  Muhurat of puja for Shubh Labh


  1. Makar Sankranti is one of the festival that is celebrated in the month of January, during the time when Sun enters into Capricorn from Sagittarius.
  2. In the year 2018, Makar Sankranti will fall on the 14th day of the month of January, i.e 14  January Saturday 2018.
  3. The Uttarayan cycle of Sun starts from this auspicious day of Makar Sankranti.


Makar Sankranti Punya Kaal Muhurat


  1. Punya Kaal Muhurta starts from 02:55 to 04:28 Duration = 3 Hours 39 Mins


  1. Maha Punya Kaal Muhurta starts from 02:00 to 02:42 Duration = 00 Hour 53 Mins

Flavors of Makar Sakranti

Makar Sankranti carries a lot of significance in almost all the states of India. In Bengal, the festival is celebrated by donating Til after taking bath. In Assam, this festival is celebrated as Bihu. It is celebrated as Bhogi in Andhra Pradesh. On this auspicious day, Til-Gul is distributed in Maharashtra. People exchange Til and Gud to each other and say the following words -‘तीळ गूळ घ्या आणि गोड़ गोड़ बोला’, which means, “take Til and gud and speak sweet things”. Makar Sankranti is celebrated as Lohri in Punjab and Haryana. Makar Sankranti is also celebrated as Pongal in Tamil Nadu.


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Category: festival 2018

Mar, 26 2017 06:39 pm