ADVERTISEMENT

Makar Sankranti 2022: Date, Puja Vidhi, Samagri List, Mantras, and More

Makar Sankranti 2022 is going to be celebrated on 14 January 2022. Check puja vidhi, important timings, & more

Updated
Lifestyle
2 min read
<div class="paragraphs"><p>Makar Sankranti 2022: Date, Puja Vidhi, Samagri List, Mantras And More</p></div>
i

Makar Sankranti 2022 will be celebrated on 14 January 2022. It is a festival that is widely celebrated all across India in different ways. It is interesting to note is that each state has it own name and traditions for the day. Therefore, it is known as Uttrayan in Gujarat, Lohri in Punjab, Magh Bihu in Assam, amongst many others.

On this day, people worship the sun lord and begin to harvest the Rabi crop in India. Additionally, according to ancient belief and the Vedas, from this day forward, the days become warmer and longer and the cold winter days are left behind.

Several people also like to undertake new beginnings on this day such as setting up a new business, purchasing a car etc. Devotees also offer arghya to the sun, worship Lord Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi and donate rice, pulses, jaggery etc since it is considered auspicious.

ADVERTISEMENT

Lets check the pooja timings, shubh vidhu, samagri list and more now of Makar Sankranti 2022

Makar Sankranti 2022: Shubh Muhurat

  • Makara Sankranti Punya Kala: 02:43 PM to 05:45 PM

  • Makara Sankranti Maha Punya Kala: 02:43 PM to 04:28 PM

  • Makara Sankranti Moment: 02:43 PM

Makar Sankranti 2022: Important Timings

  • Sankranti time: 14.42 minutes.

  • Maha Punya Kaal Duration: 1 hour up to 45 minutes.

  • Punya Kaal Duration: Total of 3 Hours 2 Minutes.

  • Abhijit Muhurta: 11:46 AM to 12:29 PM

  • Amrit Kaal: 04:40 PM to 06:29 PM

  • Brahma Muhurta: 05:38 AM to 06:26 AM

  • Vijay Muhurta: 01:54 PM to 02:37 PM.

  • Dusk: 05:18 PM to 05:42 PM.

ADVERTISEMENT

Makar Sankranti 2022: Puja Vidhi

  • Take a wooden chowki and splash some Gangajal in order to purify and cleanse it.

  • Place the Kalash on to of the wooden chowki.

  • Place the idol of the lord you are praying to. For example Lord Ganesha, Lord Shiva, Lord Vishnu etc.

  • Light an oil lamp or a candle in front of the deities.

  • Sprinkle some Gangajal on the deities too.

  • Begin the puja now by remembering Lord Ganesha and seeking his blessings.

  • Offer haldi, chandan, kumkum, durva grass, flowers, incense and a fruit to the god.

  • Chant the Ganesha Gayatri Mantra

  • End your puja by performing an aarti and distribute the prasad among family, loved ones and the needy.

We at The Quint wish you all a very happy Makar Sankranti!!

(At The Quint, we are answerable only to our audience. Play an active role in shaping our journalism by becoming a member. Because the truth is worth it.)

ADVERTISEMENT
Published: 
Speaking truth to power requires allies like you.
Become a Quint Insider
500
1800
5000

or more

PREMIUM

3 months
12 months
12 months
Check Insider Benefits
ADVERTISEMENT
Stay Updated

Subscribe To Our Daily Newsletter And Get News Delivered Straight To Your Inbox.

Join over 120,000 subscribers!
ADVERTISEMENT