Makar Sankranti has come to a close. Kites have started selling in the market. There is a practice of flying kites on the festival of Makar Sankranti. It is also called kite festival. On the day of Makar Sankranti, Lord Surya becomes Uttarayan and enters Capricorn. Surya Sankranti occurs every month and the Sun transits in 12 zodiac signs throughout the year. According to Hindu traditions auspicious works begin with Makar Sankranti. Before this, the auspicious work continues till March 1. On the day of Makar Sankranti, kite flying is mentioned in Tandananramayana of Tamil, according to which Lord Shriram flew a kite on the day of Makar Sankranti which went directly to Indralok. Since then the tradition of flying kites has started. The tradition has started. Kites started flying all over the country, but very few people know why they fly. And stories have been carved out everywhere.