When is Makar Sankranti 2028?

Makar Sankranti 2028 is on Saturday 15th Jan, 2028 (15/01/2028) in 1373 days

What is Makar Sankranti?

Makar Sankranti

Makara Sankranti is a mid-winter Hindu festival held in Nepal and India. The festival is celebrated to mark the transition of the Sun from Sagittarius to Capricorn during the winter solstice in the northern hemisphere or the beginning of the Uttarayana period.

The famous Kumbh Mela festival is also held on Makar Sankranti every 12 years. Every year, Hindus gather in large numbers to take a holy bath in Ganga Sagar.

Dates for Makar Sankranti from 2015 to 2030

The next occurrence of Makar Sankranti is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Makar Sankranti 2030MondayJan 14th in 2103 days
Makar Sankranti 2029SundayJan 14th in 1738 days
Makar Sankranti 2028SaturdayJan 15th in 1373 days
Makar Sankranti 2027FridayJan 15th in 1008 days
Makar Sankranti 2026WednesdayJan 14th in 642 days
Makar Sankranti 2025TuesdayJan 14th in 277 days
Makar Sankranti 2024MondayJan 15th 87 days ago
Makar Sankranti 2023SundayJan 15th 452 days ago
Makar Sankranti 2022FridayJan 14th 818 days ago
Makar Sankranti 2021ThursdayJan 14th 1183 days ago
Makar Sankranti 2020WednesdayJan 15th 1548 days ago
Makar Sankranti 2019TuesdayJan 15th 1913 days ago
Makar Sankranti 2018SundayJan 14th 2279 days ago
Makar Sankranti 2017SaturdayJan 14th 2644 days ago
Makar Sankranti 2016FridayJan 15th 3009 days ago
Makar Sankranti 2015ThursdayJan 15th 3374 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateJan 15, 2028
When? Starts in 1373 days
Duration1 Day
Type Hindu Holidays

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