Lohri is the main festival of Indian state of Punjab. This festival celebrates the passga eof chilled winter solstice. This day is marked by the shortest day and longest night of the year. This festival is also known as Makar Sankranti and Maghi Sangrand in India. This festival signifies prosperity and happiness as it is the harvesting season of crops.
Though it is a Punjabi festival, but it is celebrated all across Northern India. This auspicious festival is marked by exchange of gifts to family, friends and dear ones. Popular Lohri gifts are edible items includes peanuts, popcorn and jaggery sweets (Chikki, Gajak and Til ka ladoo). Other Lohri gifts are traditional sweets, dry fruits and fresh fruits.
Modern day Lohri gifts are fresh flowers, greeting cards, chocolates and flavorsome cakes. Lohri gift represents token of love and appreciation for dear ones.