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2016 Sankranti Calendar for Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh, India

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2016 Sankranti Puja dates for Ujjain, India

2016 Sankranti Calendar

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worshipping Lord Sun on Sankranti days
In Hindu calendar there are total twelve Sankranti in a year. All twelve Sankranti can be divided into four categories which are known as Ayan, Vishuva, Vishnupadi and Shadshitimukhi Sankranti. About 12 Sankranti provides detailed information on the categorization of Sankranti and their significance in Hindu Calendar.

Among all Sankranti, Makar Sankranti is the most significant one and it is observed throughout India. Due to the popularity of Makar Sankranti, it is just known as Sankranti. In South India, Makar Sankranti is observed for four days. Makar Sankranti Calendar lists all events and rituals which are followed during four days of Sankranti festivities.

Sankranti days are considered good for charity activities and all auspicious ceremonies are avoided on the day of Sankranti(s).
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15 January (Friday) Pongal, Makar Sankranti
13 February (Saturday) Kumbha Sankranti
14 March (Monday) Meena Sankranti
13 April (Wednesday) Solar New Year, Mesha Sankranti
14 May (Saturday) Vrishabha Sankranti
14 June (Tuesday) Mithuna Sankranti
16 July (Saturday) Karka Sankranti
16 August (Tuesday) Simha Sankranti
16 September (Friday) Kanya Sankranti, Vishwakarma Puja
17 October (Monday) Tula Sankranti
16 November (Wednesday) Vrischika Sankranti
15 December (Thursday) Dhanu Sankranti
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