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People celebrate harvest festivals across India

There is a reason for almost all communities to celebrate. From Makar Sankranti, Bhogali Bihu, Lohri, Pongal to Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi, a string of festivals lined up on Tuesday will make it a day of celebration of sorts for the city.

News Nation Bureau | Updated : 14 January 2014, 02:24:53 PM
People celebrate harvest festivals across India

People celebrate harvest festivals across India

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People offer prayers on Makar Sankranti.
People celebrate harvest festivals across India

People celebrate harvest festivals across India

2
Sikh community celebrates Lohri.
People celebrate harvest festivals across India

People celebrate harvest festivals across India

3
Lohri celebrated with fervor across India.
People celebrate harvest festivals across India

People celebrate harvest festivals across India

4
Pongal celebrated in Tamil Nadu.
People celebrate harvest festivals across India

People celebrate harvest festivals across India

5
Assam celebrates Magh Bihu.
People celebrate harvest festivals across India

People celebrate harvest festivals across India

6
Celebrations for Bhogali Bihu or Magh Bihu, the harvest festival with community feasts and prayers.
People celebrate harvest festivals across India

People celebrate harvest festivals across India

7
Aarti performed on Makar Sankranti.
People celebrate harvest festivals across India

People celebrate harvest festivals across India

8
People take holy dip in Ganga on Makar Sankranti.
People celebrate harvest festivals across India

People celebrate harvest festivals across India

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Kitemaker selling kites on Makar Sankranti on January 14.