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Puthandu, Varusha Pirappu, Chithirai Vishu, Chithirai Pirappu, Chithirai 1 – is the Tamil New Year day. It falls on Mesha Sankramana (Mesha Sankranti day). Mesha Sankramanam is the transition of the Sun into Mesha Rashi (Aries Zodiac) from Meena Rashi (Pisces Zodiac).
In 2018, Puthandu date is April 14. It marks the beginning of Hemalambi Nama Samvatsaram (Vijaya Varusha) in Hindu calendar. Vilambi Samvatsaram is the 32nd year in 60 years of Hindu almanac cycle.
Puthandu also marks the first day of Chithirai Masam in Tamil calendar. Tamil Panchangam / Nalla Neram begins with Chithirai Masam and ends with Panguni Masam.
Puthandu is also known as Sauramana Ugadi as it marks the beginning of the new year as per Sauramana Panchangam (Solar calendar).
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