Why do we fly kites on Makar Sankranti?

For years, I wondered why do we fly kites on Makar Sankranti. Surprisingly, I wasn’t alone. Very many who partake in the activity and celebrate kite flying with much competitive gusto also seemed to be lost on the ‘why’ of it. So then what is Makar Sankranti and why do we fly kites on this…

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Sun’s Secret Affair

I watch and wonder as the sun sets. Where to it goes before it sinks? When it hides itself behind the clouds, for a fraction of time, where to goes the sun?  ♥ Perhaps, too overwhelmed for parting with its lover. Solemnly, it kisses the sky behind the clouds before it bids adieu before it finally sinks.…

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