Makar Sankranti Bihu, Pongal and Lohri posts dominated social media as brands wished consumers with colourful creatives and happy messages
As the entire India celebrated the beautiful occasion of Makar Sankranti, Bihu, Pongal and Lohri, which marks the beginning of the season of harvest, brands too were seen engaging with their audience on social media.
While, brands like McDonald's India, Maaza India, Reliance Fresh, HDFC Bank, Parle G, Tata Sky and others kept it simple by sending good wishes to their customers, Jaipur Police, and Rajasthan Police on the other hand asked customers to be careful while flying kites and not to hurt animals in their jest to celebrate the festival. Mumbai Police who is known for their wittiness on social media, kept it simple this time, wishing everyone Makar Sankranti.
Social Samosa takes a look at how brands celebrated the festival of kites with colourful creatives.
The Wadhwa Group
This Pongal, treat your taste buds to our twist on India's very own classic and wholesome rice pudding. Indulge in the Phirni McFlurry that's flavoured with delicate spices, fragrant rice and condensed milk! Wish you a prosperous and happy #Pongal . pic.twitter.com/c57QCbAPnA— McDonald's India (@mcdonaldsindia) January 14, 2018
At times, all it takes to truly dive into the festive spirit, is watching kids being themselves! Bring on the good times with Maaza, this Pongal. pic.twitter.com/gjYMUy3cW5— Maaza India (@MaazaIndia) January 15, 2018
We know how to keep age old traditions alive, no matter what! Do you know of any other interesting facts about #Pongal? Do share it with us. Wishing you all a prosperous Pongal. pic.twitter.com/QWAjFYJzCu— HDFC Bank (@HDFC_Bank) January 14, 2018
The 7th and the last question of the #7Sankrants quiz is here. It will test your knowledge about the mythological beliefs about the Festival.— Freshwaale (@RelianceFreshIN) January 14, 2018
Comment your answers below and win* Rs.500 JioMoney! #ContestAlert #Pongal T&C Apply. pic.twitter.com/KxtkZ0oahC
SBI Life Insurance
Nerolac Paints India
Bank of Baroda
From celebrating the harvest festival to praying the Sun deity, we wish you have a blessed day that brings prosperity into your life. Wishing you all a happy #MakarSankranti, #Bihu, #Sankranthi, #Uttarayana and #Pongal. pic.twitter.com/T6knbt5WhO— Bank of Baroda (@bankofbaroda) January 14, 2018
मकर संक्रांतीच्या गोड शुभेच्छा! pic.twitter.com/V8pnndEUXq— Mumbai Police (@MumbaiPolice) January 14, 2018
#MakarSakranti is here! Don't let your excitement get the best of you. Discourage use of #Chinese/Glass coated Manja yourself and amongst people around you.— Jaipur Police (@jaipur_police) January 11, 2018
Your fun could become the end of life for someone. Be careful, stay aware. Keep the #KillerKites at bay!#SafeJaipur pic.twitter.com/0tiTSLn4Mo
Finally, the Festival of Kites is here. Elderly must ensure they accompany children to make it joyous and fun. #FestiveTips~ #Kids shouldn't be allowed fly kites on thier own as it can be fraught with risks.— RajasthanPolice (@PoliceRajasthan) January 13, 2018
Enjoy a Happy & Safe #MakarSakranti#HappyUttrayan pic.twitter.com/5EBl4Nrtiw
मकर संक्रांतीच्या गोड शुभेच्छा! pic.twitter.com/V8pnndEUXq
मकर संक्रांतीच्या गोड शुभेच्छा! pic.twitter.com/V8pnndEUXq— Mumbai Police (@MumbaiPolice) January 14, 2018 class="alignnone wp-image-163094" src="https://www.socialsamosa.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/image-1-300x300.png" alt="publive-image" title="publive-image" width="373" height="373" />
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