Makar Sankranti is one of the important festivals celebrated in most cities of India. Like all Indian festivals, it calls for festivities like rich food, puja and dressing up in fineries. Also, people wear black on this day especially in Maharashtra.
Black is considered inauspicious by Hindu ideologies.However, it is kind of customary to wear black on Makar Sankranti to fight back evil. It is the day when the Sun starts its northern movement hence this day marks the end of winter and the beginning of spring. Being the last day of winter, this day turns out to be the coolest day of the entire season. That is scientific reason people wear black since the color absorbs the cold and keeps the body warm from within.
So it is the time to flaunt your black best on Makar Sankranti.In view of this the many saree shops in city like every year is showcasing wide and exclusive collection of black sarees. Satish Saree has brought an attractive collection of black sarees for Sankranti as well as bridal wears, lehenga cholis, traditional silk sarees in pure Paithani, Dharmavaram, Sambalpuri, Maheshwari, Banarasi, gowns, designer suits, and kurtis across the nation. Satish Saree has also introduced never-seen-before range to serve the fashion conscious people of Nagpur. Saree Niketan is situated at Dharampeth, near Laxmi Bhavan Chowk.
Another reputed shop in city Jee Hazoor has also brought wide range of black sarees on this occasion of Makar Sankranti.Besides sarees, the store also showcase dress material, kurti collection. In sarees,Gadhwal Silk,Patola,Dakshenotre Silk,Patola etc.The store also offers designer and boutique collection. Cotton and synthetic sarees are also available in fresh stock. As per information the showroom will remain open on Sunday also.Jee Hazoor is located in front of Sudama Talkies, Dharampeth in the city.