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Lohri Quiz

1. Lohri is celebrated in which state?

(a) Punjab

(b) Gujarat

(c) Tamil Nadu

(d) Bihar


2. What is the traditional name of Makar Sankranti in Gujarat?

(a) Patangbaji

(b) Uttarayan

(c) Dulla bhatti

(d) Sakarat


3. Pongal is celebrated in which state?

(a) Tamil Nadu

(b) West Bengal

(c) Assam

(d) Maharashtra


4. During Makar Sankranti the Sun makes a transition from a zodiac sign to another. Tick the right combination?

(a) Capricornus to Saggitarius

(b) Pisces to Saggitarius

(c) Capricornus to Pisces

(d) Saggitarius to Capricornus


5. Sankranti is known as Sakarat in which region of India?

(a) Bihar

(b) Chhattisgarh

(c) Bundelkhand

(d) Jharkhand


6. Makara Vitakku Festival is celebrated in which temple on this day?

(a) Balaji temple

(b) Sabarimala temple

(c) Meenakshi temple

(d) Rameshwaram


7. On Makar Sankranti 'Haldi-Kumkum' is celebrated in which state?

(a) Maharashtra

(b) Punjab

(c) Kerala

(d) Tamil Nadu


8. Yellu Bella is the name for jaggery and sesame seed in which state?

(a) Tamil Nadu

(b) Andhra Pradesh

(c) Karnataka

(d) Kerala


9. According to Hindu puranas which father son duo meet on Makar Sankranti?

(a) Sun and Saturn

(b) Varun and Hanuman

(c) Brahma and Chitragupta

(d) Ravana and Meghnad


10. Dulla Bhatti is a fmaous folklore character of Sankranti in which state?

(a) Haryana

(b) Jammu Kashmir

(c) Punjab

(d) Rajasthan