Harvest festivals🌾 and happy holidays🪁

January has a whole bunch of festival days. Living in Bangalore gives a glimpse into these festivals spread across the different states. Not to forget the long weekend ahead !!

13 Jan is Lohri, a festival traditionally celebrated in the state of Punjab marking the end of winter. We didn’t have Lohri celebrations this year. But last year we had a bonfire in the apartment to mark Lohri. Getting together around a bonfire on a winter evening is nice !!

Bonfire on the occasion of Lohri

14 Jan is a multi festival day – Makara Sankranti a Hindu festival, Pongal celebrated in Tamil Nadu and Magh Bihu traditional to Assam, all welcoming summer⛅️ and harvest🌾🌾.

Our apartment had this elaborate and beautiful kolam to mark the auspicious day !!

On the occasion of Makara Sankranti 2021

Wishing everyone happy Makara Sankranti, Pongal and Magh Bihu

Till next post, take care !!

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