Ugadi is celebrated across different regions in India under different names. In South India it is known as Ugadi while in Maharashtra it is known as Gudipadava.
It is actually the first day of Hindu Lunar Calendar. There is a great excitement all-round and people generally resort to buying new clothes. It is believed that Lord Brahma started creation on this day. Ugadi is also the most auspicious time to start new ventures. Ugadi celebrations are often marked by literary discussions, poetry recitations and recognition of authors of literary works.It is a festival of joy and liveliness.
If you are staying in an apartment, here are some general ways to celebrate Ugadi
Cleaning and Decorating: In Ugadi we worship the goddess of wealth, health, prosperity and success. Cleaning the house starts early in the morning with various items and it brings in a festive mood. Mango leaves are one of the […]