Nimba Kusuma Bakshanam

Nimba Kusuma Bakshanam is a popular ritual observed on Ugadi festival. Ugadi is the Telugu and Kannada New Year day which falls on Chaitra Shukla Padyami, the first day of Chaitra Masam in Amavasyant Panchangams followed in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Maharashtra and Gujarat. ‘Nimba’ means the Neem, Kusuma means the flowers and Bakshana means eating. […]

What to do on Ugadi, Ugadi Rituals & Customs

What to do on Ugadi? What are the rituals and customs of Ugadi festival? Ugadi is celebrated as Telugu New Year in Andhra Pradesh and Kannada New Year in Karnataka. This is day is popularly known as Marathi New Year or Gudi Padwa in Maharashtra. Here is the list of rituals and customs of Ugadi […]

Chaitra Pratipada 2020 | Ugadi & Gudhi Padwa

Chaitra Pratipada or Chaitra Padyami is the first day of Chaitra month and celebrated as Ugadi or Yugadi and Gudhi Padwa. In India, Ugadi and Gudhi Padwa 2020 date is March 25. Ugadi is known as Telugu New Year and Kannada New Year whereas Gudhi Padwa is Marathi New Year. Goa and other Konkan communities […]

Brahma Pooja on Ugadi (Brahma Damana Puja)

Brahma Pooja (Brahma Damana Puja) is one of the auspicious rituals observed on Ugadi (Gudi Padwa – Chaitra Shukla Pratipada). As Ugadi marks the beginning of Hindu calendar, Lord Brahma is offered special worship. In 2020, Brahma Damana Puja date is March 25. This Ugadi / Gudi Padwa marks the beginning of Sarvari Nama Samvatsara […]

Significance of Ugadi Pachhadi or Bevu Bella, 6 Tastes of Ugadi Recipe

Ugadi Pachhadi (Telugu) or Bevu Bella (Kannada) is a special recipe is prepared and eaten on Ugadi festival in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. It symbolizes six tastes or flavors of life. The mixture of Shadruchulu or 6 various tastes signifies six different experiences in life – sadness, happiness, anger, fear, disgust, and surprise. Eating the […]

Significance of Ugadi Pachadi

Ugadi Pachadi is the special preparation made during the Ugadi Festival in Andhra Pradesh. It is made by mixing fresh tamarind, Jaggery, fresh mangoes , neem flowers, coconut, bananas. The unique mixture gives a very special taste and it is called Shadhruchulu meaning the combination of six tastes. The sweetness of jaggery, the sourness of […]

History of Ugadi, Yugadi – Telugu and Kannada New Year Day

Ugadi or YugadiUgadi is the New Years Day for the people of Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. It is also celebrated in Maharashtra as Gudi Padwa. Ugadi 2020 date is March 25. Sindhi people observe the same day or the following day as Sindhi New Years Day, Cheti Chand. Since the Saka calendar begins with the […]

Ugadi Significance & Symbolism, Telugu New Year & Kannada New Year

Ugadi, the nuthana samvatsaradhi or the New Year Day, is celebrated on Chaitra Shudda Pratipada or the first day of Chaitra Masam (Chait month) in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. There is a great significance and cultural importance behind celebrating Telugu New Year and Kannada New Year on Chaitra Pratipada. This day is also celebrated as […]

Ugadi Greeting cards, Ugadi 2020 Telugu e-greetings & printable greeting cards

Ugadi is the biggest Telugu festival and celebrated with utmost fervor in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and all across the world where Telugu people live. To send Ugadi 2020 greetings online (e-greeting cards) for free, here is a link. You can also take prints of the Ugadi Telugu greeting cards that are given in this website. […]

Panchanga Shravanam 2020-2021 | Ugadi Mundane Astrology Predictions 2020-2021

Panchanga Shravanam 2020-2021, Ugadi Mundane Astrology Predictions 2020-2021.. Here is the Ugadi Panchanga Sravanam 2020-2021 and Mundane astrology predictions for Sharvari nama samvatsaram. Ugadi, Telugu New Year and Kannada New Year day or the first day in Chaitra month, onsets the New Year for Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka. 2020 Ugadi is known as Sri […]

Koil Alwar Tirumanjanam at Tirumala Temple on 24 March for Ugadi 2020

Ahead of Telugu Ugadi festival at Srivari temple, the temple cleansing fete Koil Alwar Thirumanjanam event will be observed on Tuesday, March 24. It is a well-known practice that the Thirumanjanam is performed in Srivari temple four times in a year on Ugadi, Anivara Asthanam, annual Brahmotsavams and Vaikunta Ekadasi. ISSUED BY TTDs PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER, TIRUPATI శ్రీ‌వారి ఆల‌యంలో మార్చి […]

Ugadi Amavasya | Gudi Padwa Amavasya

24 March 2020 is Amavasya (Ugadi Amavasya / Gudi Padwa Amavasya). It is Chaitra Amavasya as per North Indian Hindi calendars. It coincides with Phalgun Amavasya in Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu and Kannada calendars. Time of Amavasya on 5 April 2019 Amavasya on March 23 begins at 12.29 PM and ends at 2.57 PM on 24th […]

Gudi Padwa 2020 | Gudhi Padva, Samvatsar Padvo, Marathi & Konkan New Year Day

Gudi Padwa or Gudhi Padva is celebrated on the first day of Chaitra month. In 2020, Gudi Padwa date is March 25. This festival is observed as New Year Day by Maharashtrians and Hindu Konkains. Gudi Padva is also known as Samvatsar Padvo or Yugadi. Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka people celebrate this festival as […]

Hindu New Year 2020

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 […]

Ugadi 2020 | Yugadi date in 2020 | Telugu & Kannada New Year 2020

Ugadi (Yugadi) is the Telugu New year and Kannada New year. In 2020, Ugadi date is March 25. Ugadi 2020 marks the beginning of Sri Sharvari nama Samvatsara (Sarvari Nama Samvatsaram) in Hindu Panchangam. Ugadi or Yugadi means the beginning of an era. Hindus in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka celebrate their New Year as […]

Kandaya Phalam for all Nakshatras 2020-2021, Nakshatra Phalam

Kandaya Phalam is an aspect of astrology predictions for 27 nakshatrams in a Hindu year. Here are Kandaya Phalams of all the 27 nakshatra or birth stars for 2020-2021, Sarvari nama samvatsaram. There will be 3 digits for each nakshatra. Three digits or numbers indicate the three periods (four months each) of a year. If […]

Ugadi 2019 in Srisailam Temple

Ugadi festival in Srisailam temple is a grand event which is celebrated for five days in Chaitra Masam of Telugu calendar. In 2019, Ugadi celebrations in Srisailam begins on April 3 and ends on April 7. It is celebrated for five days. Ugadi Pujas begin three days prior to Ugadi and concludes on the following […]

Vasanta Navaratri 2020 in Vijayawada Kanaka Durga Temple

Vasanta Navaratri, also known as Chaitra Navaratri, will begin on Chaitra Pratipada and end on Chaitra Shukla Navami or Dashami day. In Vijayawada Kanaka Durga Temple, the festivities start on Ugadi and continued till Chiatra Pournami day. In 2020, Vasanta Navaratri begins on March 25 and ends on April 2. Goddess Kanaka Durga is adorned […]

Ugadi Asthanam in Tirumala – 6 April 2019 | Vikari Nama Samvatsara Ugadi Asthanam

TTD plans to grandly celebrate the Ugadi Asthanam event on April 6, 2019 inside the Srivari Temple, Tirumala. As part of the event after daily rituals, Panchanga Sravana program heralding the advent of Sri Vikari Nama Samvatsaram will be conducted at the Bangaru vakili inside the Srivari temple. The Agama pundits and Archakas and senior […]