June 15, 2020, Monday
Mithuna Sankranti is also known as Raja Sankranti
(Swing festival). The festival of Mithuna Sankranti is celebrated in the Odia month of Ashadha. In Orissa, the festival is celebrated over a period of four days. It marks the transit of the Sun into Mithuna (Gemini) Rashi. It is considered highly auspicious to gift and donate clothes on this day.