Hindu culture is full of events and festivals. One that comes after the Holi festival is Meena Sankranti. Some people also call it the Meena Sankranti festival. Its time to wish each other a very Happy Meena Sankranti 2020. Let’s learn about this festival’s significance and rituals. After that, you can read wishes, quotes, and greetings to send to your loved ones.
Meena Sankranti, 2020:
Meena Sankranti is the celebration of the beginning of the last month of the Hindu Solar calendar. It is also known as Meena Sankramanam. This name is more common in south India. It is the same day when the sun enters Pisces. In 2020, Meena Sankranti will be on Saturday, March 14.
People of different regions of India celebrate this festival as per their customs. Yet many of them are common. Everyone believes that donating land on this occasion is the best way to seek happiness for a person.
Rituals of Meena Sankranti:
People do Puja on this occasion to wash away all the sins they did in the past. They believe that taking a bath in Yamuna, Ganga, and Saraswati is more auspicious. It is essential to take a bath as per Mahurat. The perfect Mahurat is the time of the sunrise. The person that takes a bath at that time should pray for his well being to Lord Sun and offer Namaskar to him too.
People decorate temples in their homes with flowers, lamps, and incense sticks. They also offer sweets to their God. People give donations to needy people that include money, grains, and clothes. Above all of these donations, donating land on this day is more beneficial.
Meena Sankranti Quotes:
Send some beautiful quotes as messages and SMS regarding Meena Sankranti to your loved ones. You can also put these as Status to your WhatsApp and Facebook. If you want, you can Tweet any of it too.
Meena Sankranti Wishes and Greetings:
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Read about the more festivals to come here.
Have a happy Meena Sankranti ahead. Stay happy, stay blessed.