Maharashtra New Year is known as Gudi Padwa. It is the beginning of the year according to the Hindu calendar. In this article i am going to share information about Maharashtra New Year. So, read the full article to know about the New year.
Generally, people celebrate the New Year on the very first day of the month of ‘Chaitra’. According to their calendar, it celebrates in the mid of April every year. Literally, it falls on 13th or 14th April.
Maharashtra New Year Means Gudi Padwa
Gudi Padwa is the Sanskrit name of hukla Pratipada and it comes from Sanskrit word Paddya. It is signifies the 1st day of Shukla Paksh and that is Pratipada. According to the history, the Gudi signifies the lord Brama;s flag. They believe that lord Brama is the creator of the universe. Generally, the people celebrate Gudi Padwa as the Marathi New Year is Maharashtra. The people of Sindhi celebrate it as Cheti Chand. As like as, the people of Karnataka celebrates it as Yugadi, the people of Andhra Pradesh celebrates it as Ugadi.
Maharashtra New Year Traditions and festival
People celebrate the New Year to follow their own tradition. The people clean and decorate their home with flowers and garlands. They also put turmeric and Kumkum in the middle of swastic. On the morning of this day people wake up early in the morning and then they take a ritualistic holy bath. Then they wear new clothes. Then they use hair oil. According to their tradition, the women wear long Shari and the men wearss Kurt a-Punjabi.
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The major part of the day is Rangoli. The Rangoli is made by turmeric and powered rice. The people of Maharashtra prepare Shirkhand, Pooran Poli and poories on this day as Prasad. The household women make a food and that is Vebu Bella. The Vebu Bella is the mixture of Neem leaves and Jaggery. The People of Maharashtra also made a food and that is Kanagachi Kheer.
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