Happy Lohri 2019
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The festival of Lohri is celebrated to honor the winter solstice. This vibrant festival bids adieu to the winter season and welcomes the harvest season. Not just this, the festival also represents the harvesting of Rabi crops. Though Lohri is observed in entire North India. The festival of Lohri is characterized by the ancient tradition of lighting of a holy fire that signifies the Fire God, Agni. People gather around the bonfire, offer prayers and food to the fire God and also sing, dance and make merry. Devotees circle the fire with their hands joined together in supplication, asking for a prosperous year and also tossing sweet treats made from jaggery (gur) and sesame seeds (til). Lohri falls in the month of Pausha, and according to the Gregorian calendar, it’s celebrated on the 13th of January. During the leap years, Lohri is celebrated on either 12th or 14th of January. It falls a day before the kite flying festival of Makar Sankranti that marks the beginning of the summer months. Lohri coincides with the festival of Bhogali Bihu in Assam and pongal in Tamil Nadu
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