Notes: All timings are represented in 12-hour notation in local time of New Delhi, India with DST adjustment (if applicable). Hours which are past midnight are suffixed with next day date. In Panchang day starts and ends with sunrise.
2017 Karka Sankranti or Sankranthi
Karka Sankranti marks the southern journey of Lord Surya. Dakshinayana, which is period of six months, starts with Karka Sankranti. Karka Sankranti is the counterpart of Makar Sankranti and it is considered significant for charity activities.