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Makara Sankranthi is the harvest festival,which is all about doing things together as a family.
This festival is celebrated in various places of India.
The first day is celebrated as Bhogi festival in honor of Lord Indra, the supreme ruler of clouds that give rains.While the traditional Indian Calendar is based on lunar positions, Sankranti is a solar event. So while dates of all Hindu festivals keep changing as per the Gregorian Calendar, the date of Makar Sankranti remains constant over a long term.It is celebrated for 4 days.