Happy Lohri SMS, Greetings and Scrap Messages

Lohri is India’s well renowned harvest festival that is celebrated on January 13 (in the month of Paush) every year in North India, especially Indian state of Punjab. The festival is celebrated a day before the Makar Sankranti falls. This is the day when the Earth moves towards the sun that marks arrival of Uttarayan, also known as Makar Sankranti. The festival concords with Tamil Nadu’s Pongal festival, Bengal & Kerala’s Makar Sankranti, Assam’s Magha Bihu and Thai Pongal in Kerala.

This time, India is going to celebrate Lohri festival with pomp and shows on 13th January 2011.

Lohri festival holds special significance to the newly wed couples as it marks fertility to them and their newly born baby. People celebrate Lohri festival by lighting bonfire. They gather around it and throw til, popcorns and puffed rice to the flames of bonfire as an offering to the God of Fire while wishing affluence and prosperity. People express their joys by dancing and singing their traditional folk songs.

People also enjoy kite flying during Lohri festival. In some states including Punjab, people express happiness of lohri by indulging kite flying activity with fellow friends.

People express their wish to relatives and friends by sending them SMSs, messages and greetings through emails and cell phones.

Happy Lohri SMS, Text Messages & Scraps

Here are some great SMS for this year’s Lohri.

Wish you a very Happy Lohri. May your life be as colourful and joyful as the festival of Lohri.

This is going to be the first Lohri of your baby, I wish my dear nephew a long, health and happy life.

Happy Lohri!! May all your wishes come true and may you achieve everything you desire. Enjoy your day and don’t forget to put revari, popcorn & moongfali in the Lohri fire. It will definitely bring luck to you!

May this festival of zeal and verve fill your life with lots of energy and enthusiasm and may it help you bring happiness and prosperity to you and your loved ones. Happy Lohri to one and all!

Happy Lohri Pictures & Greetings

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At the end we would like to wish Happy Lohri in Advance from all our Allaboutindia Team.