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Jan
14
2015

Makar Sankranthi probably trumps Diwali in my home state of Andhra Pradesh – in terms of popularity and fervor of celebration. It’s harvest time, game time, bonfire time, and an all around party time. It’s a 4-day affair and it’s a BIG deal.

There’s nothing to rival it here in the US, but here’s a great picture tour of Sankranthi around India.

And here’s a great QUIZ

image: rural life painting by Karunakar, artist from Andhra Pradesh

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