IndiaLohri 2022: Know when will Lohri be celebrated and...

Lohri 2022: Know when will Lohri be celebrated and its mythological beliefs


- Advertisment -spot_img

New Delhi: Lohri (Lohri 2022) is a special festival of the people of Sikh and Punjabi community. Every year this festival is celebrated on 13 January. On this festival, people of Sikh and Punjabi community light a fire and offer wheat earrings, ravdis made of sesame seeds and groundnuts. After this, the family and the surrounding people together do a circumambulation around the fire and celebrate this day by performing Giddha-Bhangra.

Lohri is also known as Tilodi in Punjab. This word is made up of sesame and stick. Rodi is a dish made of jaggery and roti. There is a tradition to eat sesame and jaggery and distribute it among themselves on the day of Lohri.

This day is also associated with vow. In the house where a new daughter-in-law has come or a child has been born in the house, then Lohri is celebrated by sharing happiness on behalf of that family. Relatives and relatives also congratulate him on this day with a special gift. A garland of cow dung cakes is made and offered to them in the burning fire at the time of Lohri in the joy of fulfillment of the vow. This is called spinning the wheel.

This festival is associated with the story of Dulla Bhatti and Mata Sati. It is believed that Mother Sati had committed self-immolation on this day in the yagya of Prajapati Daksha. Along with this, on this day the folk hero Dulla Bhatti, who saved the shame of Sikh girls from the terror of the Mughals. In his memory, the festival of Lohri is celebrated even today. People sing folk songs together and dholtas are played.

first published:Jan. 12, 2022, 10:32 a.m.


Latest news

This is Jio’s only plan to last up to 30, you can use more than 20 GB data in a single day

New Delhi. Reliance Jio has made its recharge plans expensive from December 1, giving a big blow to its...

James Poster Release: Poster of late actor Puneet Rajkumar’s last film ‘James’ surfaced, fans got emotional

Mumbai. Late actor Puneet Rajkumar passed away last year, which dealt a big blow to the South film industry...

Punjab Election 2022: Rahul Gandhi on Mission Punjab, tussles with Congress candidates at Golden Temple

New Delhi: Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi has started your Mission Punjab today by paying obeisance at the holy...

UP Election 2022: Amit Shah bows at Banke Bihari temple, says BJP’s resolve to return the grandeur of Mathura

New Delhi: Home Minister Amit Shah reached Mathura today for campaigning for the assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh. ...
- Advertisement -spot_imgspot_img

Kareena Kapoor and Malaika Arora arrived at Manish Malhotra’s lunch party, pictures surfaced

Mumbai. Bollywood's famous designer Manish Malhotra often organizes parties at his home. This time also something similar happened....

Mutton Seekh Kebab Recipe: Make it at home for the party and serve it to the guests, it will be double the fun

New Delhi: If you are a non vegetarian then you must have eaten mutton kebabs. This dish is...

Must read

This is Jio’s only plan to last up to 30, you can use more than 20 GB data in a single day

New Delhi. Reliance Jio has made its recharge plans...
- Advertisement -spot_imgspot_img

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you