Third International Kite Festival kicked off from today in Hyderabad. Kite lovers from across the globe thronged to the city Hyderabad to demonstrate their talent in the three-day long festival. With the Kite Festival coinciding with the Makara Sankranti festivities, the local kite enthusiasts along with scores of national and international flying clubs are participating in the mega kite festival. The festival is aimed at educating and entertaining through a series of kite-making workshops. It also highlights Kite-flying lessons for beginners and kite-fighting competitions for the kite lovers.