Uttarayan, Bihu and Pongal Celebrated on Jan 14
In Tamil Nadu, the beginning of the month Thai, marking the onset of Spring Harvest season is celebrated as Pongal.
In Assam, the Magh or Bhogali bihu is being celebrated across the state with traditional fervor and gaiety.
Makar Sankranti- celebrated as a festival of kites in Gujarat. The festival is also popularly known as Uttarayan throughout the state.