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Makar Sankranti 2016

People celebrating harvest festival in Telugu and Andhra Pradesh IndiaPeople celebrating harvest festival in Telugu and Andhra Pradesh India

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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Makar Sankranti
Name(s):Makar Sankranti, Magha Mela, Maghi
Type:Observance, Hindu
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 14Makar Sankranti 2016Hindu-1013
Jan 14 - Thurs Orthodox New Year 2016 Orthodox-1013
Jan 18 - Mon Martin Luther King Day 2016Federal Holiday-1009
Jan 25Tu B'Shevat 2016Jewish-1002

Makar Sankranti by Year

Related Holidays in 2016

Federal Holidays 2016