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Sky filled with kites in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

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Uttarayan or Makar Sankranti is a festival that's synonymous with kite flying. Every year on 14th January entire families gather together on the terraces, roofs or any other part of their house exposed to the sky. It is a magical feeling, seeing the entire city engaged in the same sport, the sky covered in tiny colourful specs of kites.

 

Read more about this festival at Makar Sankranti or Uttarayan, the kite flying festival in India.

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Taken on January 14, 2013