Sankranti: New Internationalist Search Results http://newint.org/search/rss/Sankranti/1 3 search results for 'Sankranti'. Showing results 1 to 3. http://www.newint.org/ui/img/h1.png Sankranti: New Internationalist Search Results http://newint.org/search/rss/Sankranti/1 (CC) 2010 New Internationalist Kite-flying day https://newint.org/blog/photo/2009/02/17/kite-flying-day/ In many parts of India, Makar Sankranti is celebrated as the kite-flying day. The festival is a time of thanksgiving for the religious, since it marks the awakening of the gods from their long slumber. Words, photos and video by Adeel Halim, Mumbai, India. Fri, 08 Jul 2016 12:20:00 +0000https://newint.org/blog/photo/2009/02/17/kite-flying-day/ Simon Loffler http://newint.org/contributors/simon-loffler/ Simon Loffler Mon, 25 Jul 2016 19:57:49 +0000http://newint.org/contributors/simon-loffler/ Kite-flying day http://newint.org/blog/photo/2009/02/17/kite-flying-day/ In many parts of India, Makar Sankranti is celebrated as the kite-flying day Wed, 18 Feb 2009 05:50:00 +0000http://newint.org/blog/photo/2009/02/17/kite-flying-day/