Kangra : Shree Balaji Hospital and College of Nursing Kangra CMD Dr Rajesh Sharma extended greeting to the people of Himachal on the auspicious occasion of Lohri and Makar Sankranti. Dr Rajesh said, May this festival bring joy and prosperity for you and your loved ones.
Lohri is one of the first Hindu festivals of the year and is believed to mark the end of winter solstice. The festival is primarily celebrated by Hindus and Sikhs throughout the country. According to the historic Indian calendar, Bikrami, Lohri is celebrated a day earlier to another Indian festival Makar Sankranti.