Makar Sankranti for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, January 14th.
Makar Sankranti is a harvest festival celebrated in most of India by the Hindu population. It is observed on or near January 14 of each year.
Thursday, January 14th is day number 14 of the 2016 calendar year with -3 years, -5 months, -10 days until Makar Sankranti 2016.
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|Name(s):||Makar Sankranti, Magha Mela, Maghi|
|When:||On or near January 14th annually|
January 2016 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Jan 1 - Fri||New Year's Day 2016||Federal Holiday||-1270|
|Jan 6 - Wed||Epiphany 2016||Christian||-1265|
|Jan 7 - Thurs||Orthodox Christmas Day 2016||Orthodox||-1264|
|Jan 14||Makar Sankranti 2016||Hindu||-1257|
|Jan 14 - Thurs||Orthodox New Year 2016||Orthodox||-1257|
|Jan 18 - Mon||Martin Luther King Day 2016||Federal Holiday||-1253|
|Jan 25||Tu B'Shevat 2016||Jewish||-1246|