The Sikh Community and Punjabi Hindus all around the world celebrate Lohri. It is a festival of pleasure and happiness. The Lohri celebration has a rich history, and many of these traditions and meanings relate to the Punjab region.
People in the northern area of the Indian subcontinent especially in Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, and Jammu celebrate Lohri to welcome the end of winter and the arrival of longer days and the sun in the northern hemisphere.
Happy Lohri 2024 Date and Time
Lohri is celebrated on the night before Makar Sankranti, which is a Hindu harvest festival. Lohri is celebrated on January 13 every year, and Makar Sankranti will be joyfully celebrated the next day across the country.
Northern Indian Hindus and Sikhs offer prayers to God for a prosperous growing season. On this day, Rabi crops such as wheat, barley, mustard, sesame, oats, and peas are harvested.
How is Lohri Celebrated?
Lohri is celebrated worldwide with full happiness and enthusiasm in the areas where the Punjabi population resides.
After the sunset, people gather around a bonfire. They perform Bhangra and other Punjabi folk dances while singing folk songs around the bonfire and offering popcorn, Rewari, and sesame to the fire.
People organize feasts for their relatives and loved ones and serve various kinds of sweets, Sarso ka Saag, and Makki ki Roti at dinner.
Happy Lohri 2024 Wishes and Images
Here we have compiled some Lohri wishes and Images for you to send it to your family and friends. Keep sharing love and best wishes with your loved ones.
- May the darkness never cross your path and your life be filled with good fortune.
- Let’s light a bonfire for Lohri and burn all the differences between us. Cheers to Lohri 2022!
- I hope and pray that this Lohri celebration brings you joy and happiness. Happy Lohri!
- I wish you a lifetime of happiness and prosperity this Lohri. Lohri Diyan Lakh Lakh Vadhaiyan!!!
- May this festival of Lohri bring harmony and tranquility to your life. Happy Lohri!
- May the end of this winter season bring you happiness and relief from stress.
- May God bless you with a life full of ambition, success, and peace!
- Let’s celebrate the beautiful festival of Lohri, seeking the blessing of Shri Waheguru to keep pur life alight with “Satnaam.”
- May the new harvest season come up with new beginnings! Happy Lohri 2024!