Makar Sankranti 2022: Different states, different names, same grandeur

Makar Sankranti is celebrated all across the country. However, every state has a different name for the festival.

Updated on Jan 14, 2022 03:45 PM IST 15 Photos

Makar Sankranti is celebrated all over the country - different states have different names for the festival.

In Uttar Pradesh, Makar Sankranti is known as Uttarayan or Kicheri.

It is called Pedda Panduga in Andhra Pradesh.


Makar Sankranti is celebrated as Sankranti or Uttarayan in Telengana and Madhya Pradesh.

In Odisha, it is celebrated as Makara Chaula.(Instagram)