Celebrate 3 days of Makara Sankranti amidst a farm close to Bangalore. The festival has been designed to help you celebrate and understand the importance of Makara Sankranti over a 2-night stopover on the farm.
You are free to choose either both nights or one of the nights to stay over.
Sankranti Habba Event-
Date of the Event 17th Friday to 19th Sunday.
Count 25 to 30 people.
Age-group Any age
Stay Type - Camping tents with proper bedding and sleeping bags.
Food Type Authentic Indian Vegetarian
17th January 2020, Friday
The event starts at 5 pm. Guests arrive and we provide their tents and have snacks with tea during a small orientation program.
6 PM a big Bhogi Fire Starts
6.30 PM Around Bhogi have kacheri of Sugama Sangeetha- Bhakti Geethe/Bhava Geethe/Deshabhakti Geethe
7.00 PM BBQ snacks provided along with Kacheri
8.00 PM Dinner served
8.30 PM Take a mini walk around the farm.
Retire by 9.30 PM
*** End Of Day ***
18th January 2020, Saturday
7 AM - Early morning get ready and puja for Surya dev and kirtan/Set up an open alter with Lord Krishna and perform puja.
8.30 AM - Breakfast
9.15 AM Organic Farming session by Mahalingaiah/Pushpa. Its importance and why it is the need of the day. How we do it here? 2 hours
11.15 AM Snack Break
11.30 AM Practical of Organic Farming
1.15 PM Lunch
1.45 PM Rest for an hour
2.45 PM Kite flying (make it and fly it)
4.30 PM Lagori
6.30 PM Music starts around Campfire. Passing the parcel game where each person reminisces of his/her elder to who they want to pay homage. Make it fun. BBQ snacks served.
8.30 PM Dinner
9.15 PM Mini walks around.
*** End Of Day ***
19th January 2020, Sunday
7.00 AM Wash all the cows followed by Gau Puja
8.30 AM Break Fast
9.15 AM Bullock cart Ride (2-3 Bullock carts from local villages need to be brought in)
During the time, few guests are on the bullock cart ride, others can fly kites.
11.30 AM Feedback session what they liked and what they learned from the 2 days.
1.00 PM Lunch. And wind up.
Please See- Price for one night stay - 1800/- per person Price for two-night stay - 3600/- per person Price per child below 10 years of age - 50%. Price per child below 5 years of age - 0