Makar Sankranti 2021 Date: The festival of Makar Sankranti is being celebrated on 14 January. According to the Panchang, this day is the Pratipada date of Shukla Paksha of Pausha month. On this day, the zodiac sign of the sun will change and the sun will come out of Sagittarius and enter Capricorn. On this day special yoga is also being done. Therefore, Makar Sankranti of this year is special and auspicious in many ways. Sun, Saturn, Guru, Mercury and Moon will be seated in Capricorn.
On the basis of astrological calculations, donations made in auspicious time, bath and worship will give special fruits. Many obstacles in life can be avoided by worshiping lawfully on this day. We know about how long the holy period of charity, bathing and worshiping will take place on Makar Sankranti.
Makar Sankranti Punya Kaal
On Makar Sankranti on January 14, the Sun God will enter Capricorn from Sagittarius at around 8.20 am. According to the Panchang, the auspicious time of Makar Sankranti will remain till sunset. According to the Panchang, the sunrise on Makar Sankranti will be at 7:15 in the morning at 15 minutes 13 seconds. At the same time, Sun God will set at 5.45 pm. On the Makar Sankranti, the auspicious time will be more than 9 hours.
Importance of charity, bathing and worship on Makar Sankranti
It is religious belief that donating on this day gets rid of many troubles of life. There is also happiness, peace and prosperity in life. The blessings of the Gods and Goddesses are found.
Kumbh Snan also has special significance on Makar Sankranti. This time Kumbh is being organized in Haridwar. The first special bath of Kumbh will be held on Makar Sankranti. Kumbh Snan attains salvation and liberates from many kinds of obstacles.