Bankeradda, SSCadda, CTETadda and the whole Adda247 team wishes you all very happy and prosperous harvest festivals of this New Year 2017, Lohri, Thai Pongal and Makar Sankranti.
Lohri, a seasonal festival of North India is as old as that of the story of Indus Valley civilisation itself. The Festival of Lohri, Thai Pongal and Makar Sankranti marks the beginning of the end of winter and the coming of spring and the new year. Both these days 13th and 14th January mark a new beginning, start of spring with festivals of Lohri and Makar Sankranti being celebrated on these days respectively.
Lohri is essentially a festival dedicated to fire and the sun god. It is the time when the sun transits the zodiac sign Makar (Capricorn), and moves towards the north. Pongal is a four-days-long harvest festival celebrated in Tamil Nadu, a southern state of India. Along with Lohri and Pongal, Makar Sankranti is also considered as one of the most auspicious days for Hindus. The festival is celebrated differently in different parts of India. Thousands of people take a dip in the river Ganga and pray to the Sun God.
The sun rises with new hope Kites fly with vigor crops are ready to be harvested... All denoting hope, Joy and abundance. With Great Devotion, Fervor And Gaiety, With Rays Of Joy And Hope it is a new beginning for all aspirants. Let it be SSC, Banking or CTET...it's your dream that you have been chasing but in this new beginning along with the festivity celebration take up a new approach of refining your practice, refining your approach and say "this is the year when I will succeed."
The whole ADDA247 team is with you, in every step of your journey to success. Your determination and our expertise will certainly lead you to success. Say 'I Can...and I Will' and mark these festive days with a new beginning for your journey where you'll carry the wisdom you've gained in the last year and also refine your approach.