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Gudi Padwa, Gudhi Padva, is Marathi New Year. It is celebrated by Marathi and Konkani people in Goa on the first day of Chaitra Month as per traditional Marathi calendar. In 2013, Gudi Padwa date is April 11.
Gudi Padwa 2013 marks the beginning of Sri Vijaya Nama Samvatsara, Shalivahana Shaka Samvatsar 1935 (Gregorian calendar 2013-2014) and Shiva Shaka 339-340.
As Chaitra Month is the first month in Hindu calendar followed in Maharashtra, Goa, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and North Indian states, Chaitra Shukla Pratipada is celebrated as Hindu New Year (Nav Varsh). As per the legend mentioned in Brahma Purana, it is believed that on the first day of Chaitra Mahina, Lord Brahma created the Universe.
In Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka, this festival is celebrated as Ugadi (Yugadi). It is the Telugu New Year and Kannada New Year day.
On Gudi Padwa, Gudhi (flag) is hoisted on every house in Maharashtra. It is also celebrated as the Victorious Day of Chhatrapati Shivaji Mahraj.
Gudi Padwa 2013 date in Hawaii is – April 10. As per PST, MST, CST and EST, Gudi Padwa 2013 date in USA is – April 11.
Gudi Padwa 2013 date in UK, Europe, UAE, Singapore and Malaysia is – April 11, 2013.
As per WAU, SAU, NT, QSLND, NSW and ACT timezones, Gudi Padwa 2013 date in Australia and New Zealand is – April 11.