Makar Sankranti Festivals Mumbai Maharashtra 2011 Schedule Date Time
Makar Sankranti Festival 2011 in Mumbai is going to be celebrated with great pomp and grandeur since Makar Sankranthi Festival in Maharashtra is believed to be among the greatest and most auspicious festivals of Maharashtra. Also alternatively known as Makar Sankrant in Mumbai Maharashtra, this time this festival will fall on 15th January 2011 and will be continued up to the Rath Saptami Mumbai Maharashtra 2011 Date. This makes clear that this time people will have a lot of time, almost 25 days, to celebrate the Makar Sankranti Festival 2011.
The main programme of the Makar Sankranti Festival 2011 is the Haldi Kumkum Ceremony 2011 Mumbai Maharashtra which will be celebrated this time amidst great glory due to the vast span of time available to do so this year. Last year in 2010, the Festival Date of Makar Sankranti lasted only a few days and thus made it quite difficult for the people of Mumbai to celebrate the Haldi Kumkum Festival in Mumbai. But since this time the time is much more, almost 25 days, so we can foretell that people will enjoy great fun in celebrating the Haldi Kumkum Festival 2011 Mumbai.
Makar Sankranti Festival Celebrations in Mumbai Maharashtra
Makar Sankranti Festival 2011 Celebrations in Mumbai, nay Makar Sankranti Festival Celebrations 2011 in Maharashtra are quite traditional and is celebrated in the midst of happiness, harmony and peace. People draw Makar Sankrati Rangolis in Mumbai outside their houses. You can see Makar Sankranti Rangoli Photos in MumbaiSpider. Laddoos are made by using Til or Sesame Seeds and Gul or Jaggery and are distributed among families and friends. Kite flying in Makar Sankranti Mumbai is also very attractive since people fly kites of various colours on this holy occasion. Women are usually dressed in black sarees this time which are commonly known as Chandrakala. People also send Makar Sankranti greetings SMSes to each other.
Makar Sankranti 2011 Date Time Schedule
If you are worried about the Makar Sankranti 2011 Date Time Schedule the let us tell you that date of Makar Sankranti in 2011 is 15th January, after the Bhogi being observed on 14th January 2011. This time Makar Sankranti 2011 will be continued to the Ratha Saptami 2011 which falls on 10th February 2011.
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