Do You Know About Makar Sankranti?

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Makar Sankranti is a festival of Hindu religion. Let's play this quiz and learn more about this festival!


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  • 1. 
    Makar Sankranti is the transition of ---------- into Makar Rashi.
    • A. 

      Chandra

    • B. 

      Surya

    • C. 

      Shravan Nakshatra

    • D. 

      Rohini Nakshatra

  • 2. 
    Makar Sankranti is Til Gul in
    • A. 

      Maharashtra

    • B. 

      Andhra Pradesh

    • C. 

      Gujarat

    • D. 

      Goa

  • 3. 
    Sankranti is also known as ------------ in Andhra Pradesh
    • A. 

      Pongal

    • B. 

      Makaravilakku

    • C. 

      Bihu

    • D. 

      Pedda Panduga

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Ganga Sagar Mela

    • B. 

      Makaravilakku

    • C. 

      Magh Mela

    • D. 

      Holashtak

  • 5. 
    Puranas indicate that on Makar Sankranti Surya (Sun God) visits his son – Who is the son of Surya?
    • A. 

      Chandra

    • B. 

      Shani

    • C. 

      Rahu

    • D. 

      Ketu

  • 6. 
    Makar Sankranti in Gujarat is popular as
    • A. 

      Dakshinayana

    • B. 

      Divaso

    • C. 

      Uttarayan

    • D. 

      Bihu

  • 7. 
    Which Mela is observed in Bengal during Makar Sankranti?
    • A. 

      Ganga Sagar Mela

    • B. 

      Magh Mela

    • C. 

      Sonepur Mela

    • D. 

      Pushkar Mela

  • 8. 
    Bhogali Bihu is observed in which state during Makar Sankranti?
    • A. 

      Orissa

    • B. 

      Sikkim

    • C. 

      Assam

    • D. 

      Jharkhand

  • 9. 
    Tirthamukh Snan during Makar Sankranti takes place in
    • A. 

      Assam

    • B. 

      Tripura

    • C. 

      Jharkhand

    • D. 

      Uttarakhand

  • 10. 
    Parashuram Kund Snan during Makar Sankranti takes place in
    • A. 

      Uttarakhand

    • B. 

      Rajasthan

    • C. 

      Arunachal Pradesh

    • D. 

      Manipur

  • 11. 
    Delicacies made of -------- is of great significance during Sankranti
    • A. 

      Til or Sesame

    • B. 

      Poha or Avil or Beaten Rice

    • C. 

      Ghee

    • D. 

      Paneer

  • 12. 
    Sankranti is Yellu Balla in
    • A. 

      Andhra Pradesh

    • B. 

      Goa

    • C. 

      Karnataka

    • D. 

      Maharashtra

  • 13. 
    • A. 

      Cards

    • B. 

      Kite flying

    • C. 

      Kho Kho

    • D. 

      Ghoti

  • 14. 
    Which color dress is worn during Makar Sankranti?
    • A. 

      Yellow

    • B. 

      Black

    • C. 

      Red

    • D. 

      Orange

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      Uttarayan

    • B. 

      Bihu

    • C. 

      Chait Shukladi

    • D. 

      Khichadi Parv