Makar Sakranti is one of the most auspicious festival for Hindus which is dedicated to Lord sun. It is also one of the few ancient festivals which is celebrted according to the solar calendar. It is a day when people celebrate their harvest. The day also marks the start of the longer days.
Makar Sakranti is celebrated with joy and prompt and colorful kites are flown by the people of all ages. People do colorful decorations and wear new clothes.
The festival is known by different names in different regions of India. It is Ghughuti in Uttarakhand, Thai pongal in Tamil Nadu, Magh Bihu in Assam etc.
Pooja place– You can make this beautiful Rangoli near your pooja place or at any place where you would sit for pooja. Keep all the things needed for pooja inside this Rangoli. Do not forget to write ‘Tilgul ghya ,god god bola“.
The white version– If you are short on colors then you can make something like this with one basic color. Well the white one can come from your kitchen….the wheat flour or the wholewheat flour.
The kite shape– A kite is synonyms with the festival of Makar Sakranti and therefore it would be apt to take inspiration with it for your Rangoli design.