Festival marking the day the sun begins its northward journey and enters the sign of Makar. Celebrants traditionally bathe at the Prayag and Ganga Sagar.

Commemoration of a battle in which forty Sikhs died for Guru Gobindh Singh Ji.

First day of the first month of the Islamic year.

Culmination of the Christmas season when the Magi arrive in Bethlehem; Epiphany means the “showing.”