The winter solstice festival style


Festivals with kit and kin is always  an aspect to look forward to , for it brings back the reason for us to enjoy the vibrancy of life in itself.One of the major festivals to occur during the beginning of the year is Makar Sankranti, the harvest festival, in other words the Indian “Thanksgiving”. Celebrated in the mid of January the festival marks the occurrence of the Winter Solstice, when the sun starts moving towards the Tropic of Cancer.

A striking part of the festival is the kite flying event  when people come together to fly kites of different shapes , colors and sizes .Its quite a site to see the a mass of colorful rhombus shaped kites across the winter sky

However in the current pace of times, not all of us can keep up with the celebrations. The hectic lifestyle  rarely gives space to catchup with our folks…

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