Makar Sankranti is celebrated throughout India and Nepal. This festival is celebrated sun entering Capricorn (Makara) sign during Paush month. The festival is ususally celebrated on the 14th and 15th day of the month of January when the Sun enters the Capricorn sign. Loved ones shared wishes on this day via WhatsApp messages, Hike messages, Instagram posts, Facebook statuses, and other popular messaging apps.