Hindu New Year is celebrated on Chaitra Pratipada (first day in bright half of Chaitra month). In 2020, Hindu New Year date is March 25. It is Sarvari Nama Samvatsara Hindu Year (2020-2021).
In Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka this festival is celebrated as Ugadi. Marathi people celebrate it as Gudi Padwa. In Kashmir, it is popular as Navreh.
In North Indian states, Nav Varsh is celebrated. It is a big festival to all those who follow lunar Hindu calendar (Chandramana Panchangam either Purnimant or Amavasyant).
In Goa, Chandramana Ugadi is famously celebrated as Sanvar Padwa or Samvatsar Padvo.
Cheti Chand or Sindhi New Year is celebrated on Chaitra Shukla Dwitiya. In 2020, it is on March 26.
Sauramana Ugadi is the Hindu New Year observed as per the Sauramana Panchangam (Solar calendar). It is also referred to as Meshadi, Vaishakhadi, Mesha Sankranti, etc..
As Tamil people follow Sauramana Panchanga, Varusha Pirappu, Puthandu, Chithirai Vishu, is celebrated as the Tamil New Year celebrated all around the world. In 2020, Varusha Pirappu or Puthandu date is April 14. It is celebrated on Mesha Sankranti day.
Odiya New Year is celebrated as Mahavishuba Sankranti, Meru Sankranti, Pana Sankranti, etc.. In 2020, Mahavishuba Sankranti date is April 14.
15 April 2020 is Vishu in Kerala. Vishu is the Malayalam Zodiac New Year day. It is the first day of Medam Month in Malayalam calendar (Kolla Varsham). It is celebrated on the next day of Mesha Sankranti.
Pohela Boishakh which marks the beginning of Bengali New Year, falls on the next day of Mesha Sankranti (the day of Sun’s transition into Mesha Rashi – Aries sign). It falls on the first day of Boishakh Month as per Bengali Panjika. In 2020, Pohela Boishakh date is April 15.
Rongali Bihu in Assam
Rongali Bihu or Bohag Bihu is the Assamese New Year celebrated in mid April. Bohag Bihu 2020 or Rongali Bihu 2020 date is April 15.
The Hindu year 2020-2021 is
Vikram Samvat 2077 begins on 25 March 2020, (Pramadicha Samvatsar)
Shalivahana Shaka 1942 year begins – 25 March 2020
Kalpaadhi = 1,97,29,49,121 varsh
From creation, this year is = 1,95,58,85,121 varsh
Kaliyugaadhi varsh = 5,121 (Kaliyugadhi)
Krishna Janm samvatsar 5256
Sapath Rishi Samvat 5096 (Saptarshi rishi shaka)
Mahatma Buddh Samvat = 2644
Mahavir Nirvana Samvat = 2546 prarambh
Bengali Samvat = 1427
Nanakshahi Samvat 552 Prarambh = 14 March 2020
Khalsa Samvat 322 begins on 14 April 2020
Jai Hind Samvat 74 begins
Adi Shankaracharya Avatara Shaka 2091
Madhvacharya Avatara Shaka 901
Sri Ramanuja Avatara shaka 1003
Prabhavadhi Gathabdha 34.