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Yeh Lohri kya hai? Kyun manaye jati hai? Aur kaise manaye jati hai?

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Asked by harshal kalangutkar, 13 Jan '13 05:32 pm
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Lohri hamare yahaan Punjab mein aur Haryana, Himachal mein bhi manyi jaati hai. Kal raat se aur aaj Lohri manaayi ja rahi hai. Raat ko jagah jagah chaurahon par gharon ke aanganon mein lakadiyaan jalaayi jaati hain aaj din bhar patang udayi jaa rahi hai. Asmaan patangon se chhaya hua hai. Thandd ko ghar se bahar kar diya aur sharad ritu ka prakop is din ke baad se kamm ho jaata hai, aisi maanyata hai.
Answered by QueSera Sera, 13 Jan '13 05:54 pm

 
  
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Lohri is traditionally associated with the harvest of the rabi crops. People take peanuts, rewri, flour, butter and various food items to places of religious worship to thank God for a good harvest.'
During the day, children go from door to door singing folk songs in praise of Dulha Bhatti. These children are given sweets and savories, and occasionally, money. Turning them back empty-handed is regarded inauspicious.
The collections gathered by the children are known as Lohri and consist of til, gachchak, crystal sugar, gur (jaggery), moongphali (peanuts) and phuliya or popcorn. Lohri is then distributed at night during the festival. Till, peanuts, popcorn and other food items are also thrown into the fire.
The bonfire ceremony differs depending on the location in Punjab. In some parts, a small image of the Lohri goddess is made with gobar (cattle dung) decorating it, kindling a fire beneath it and chanting its praises. In other parts, the Lohri fire consists of cow dung and wood wit ...more
Answered by vedprakash sharma, 13 Jan '13 08:33 pm

 
  
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North india ka ek famous festival hi sir ji
Answered by wenz, 13 Jan '13 05:34 pm

 
  
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