Makar Sankranti for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, January 14th.
Makar Sankranti is celebrated on or near January 14th each year. Hindu's celebrate this time as a harvest festival and marks the arrival of Spring and the end of the Winter season.
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|Name(s):||Makar Sankranti, Magha Mela, Maghi|
|When:||On or near January 14th annually|
How many days to Makar Sankranti 2016?
Thursday, January 14th is the 13 day of the 2016 calendar year with -2 years, -9 months, -9 days until the celebration/ observance of Makar Sankranti 2016.
January 2016 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Jan 1 - Fri||New Year's Day 2016||Federal Holiday||-1026|
|Jan 6 - Wed||Epiphany 2016||Christian||-1021|
|Jan 7 - Thurs||Orthodox Christmas Day 2016||Orthodox||-1020|
|Jan 14||Makar Sankranti 2016||Hindu||-1013|
|Jan 14 - Thurs||Orthodox New Year 2016||Orthodox||-1013|
|Jan 18 - Mon||Martin Luther King Day 2016||Federal Holiday||-1009|
|Jan 25||Tu B'Shevat 2016||Jewish||-1002|