According to the Hindu calendar, Ugadi or Yugadi is the New Year and is observed in the Indian states of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Goa. Ugadi is traditionally observed on the first day of the Hindu month of Chaitra. According to the Gregorian calendar, Ugadi is observed in the month of April.
The day is celebrated by painting vibrant designs called Muggulu on the floor, hanging toranas – mango leaf ornaments – on doors, buying and giving gifts like new clothes, helping the needy, giving oil massages and special baths, making and distributing pachadis and visiting. Hindu temples. A popular festive dish known as pachadi mixes all tastes including sweet, sour, salty, bitter, astringent and spicy.
In Telangana and Karnataka, it is a symbol of all auspicious events in the coming new year and people engage in it to make the most of it. Ugadi or Yugadi means beginning. Both Adi and Yuga mark the beginning of everything. Like any other New Year, Ugadi symbolizes a new beginning for an individual. This day is celebrated to bring pleasure and blessings of the gods at the beginning of the new year. Individuals observe customs associated with the holiday, such as oil bathing, house cleaning, and worship. A week before the festival day, preparations for Ugadi begin.
Hindus have been celebrating Ugadi since time immemorial. Inscriptions and literature from the Middle Ages describe significant charitable contributions on this day to Hindu temples and community organizations. Not only in India but also in other countries like Mauritius, Ugadi is a special festival and public holiday.
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Happy Ugadi 2023 wishes
- Let us welcome Ugadi with full enthusiasm, hope and fervour. May this festival bring a new spirit.
- I hope you enjoy this Ugadi with your better health and increased wealth. May prosperity bloom in your family.
- May this new year bring a pot full of luck in it. I hope you and your family enjoy this festival like never before.
- As Ugadi brings a new year for us, I am sending my best wishes and love to you. May all your dreams come true this year and things go as you want them to go.
- May this New Year herald the advent of prosperity for you and your family. Happy Ugadi!
- May the flavour of raw mangoes, raw neem, and jaggery remove all bitterness and add sweet flavours to your life. Happy Ugadi!
- Fortunate is the one who has learned to Admire but not to envy. Good Wishes for a joyous Ugadi and a Happy New Year with plenty of Peace and Prosperity.
- Sweet n Sour. Here I am wishing you luck in every aspect of life this Ugadi and always.
- Long live the tradition of Hindu culture and as the generations have passed by Hindu culture is getting stronger and stronger let’s keep it up. Best Wishes for Ugadi.
- Let’s put the shadows of the past behind and look forward to a new beginning. Wishing you a Ugadi full of fun and frolic!
- May lights triumph over darkness. May peace transcend the earth. Happy Ugadi!
- May this Ugadi bring in you the brightest and choicest happiness and love you have ever wished for. Happy Ugadi.
- On this Ugadi, let us make a resolution to spread love and happiness all around us.
Happy Ugadi 2023 messages
- Sending joyous festivities on your way this Ugadi. Happy Ugadi to you and your family.
- As you welcome the fresh New Year and embark on a path of happiness and prosperity, Happy Ugadi to you
- God created the world on the eve of Ugadi for his loving creations to live in it with harmony, Happy Ugadi 2023
- May this Ugadi bring peace and balance to your life. Wishing you a Happy Ugadi
- On this auspicious moment of Ugadi, I pray to God for your health and happiness! May Lord Ganesha fulfill all your dreams!
- Let’s greet Ugadi with a lot of optimism, excitement, and expectation. Let’s hope for plenty of happiness, fulfilment, serenity, and wealth. Merry Ugadi.
- I hope Ugadi’s lights fill your life with brightness and warmth. A very Happy Ugadi to you.
- A promise to promote pleasure and peace is made with a smile and a spirit of humanity, I wish you and your family a happy Ugadi.
- Hoping this Ugadi wish finds you in a happy mood. No desire is tiny or huge as long as it comes from the heart. Happy Ugadi.
Happy Ugadi 2023 quotes
- “‘Yug Adi’ (Ugadi) means the beginning of a new Yuga (year). Let’s begin this new year with new hope. Wishing you and your family an auspicious Ugadi.”
- “May you are showered with the divine blessings on Ugadi and enjoy best of success and growth in life…. Wishing a very Happy Ugadi to you sir.”
- “On the occasion of Ugadi, I wish a blessed year ahead…. May all your dreams come true and may you find success in every venture you are a part of…. Happy Ugadi!!!”
- “Wishing a blessed and beautiful Ugadi to you….. May you enjoy this festive occasion with your family and friends and welcome the new year with great celebrations.”
- “May the challenges of new year transform into great opportunities for you….. Wishing you new heights in your career…. Best wishes on Ugadi to you sir.”
- “Ugadi is the celebration time and I wish you the best of celebrations which make it a wonderful start of the year for you…. Have a blessed Ugadi.”
- Wishing you happiness and smiles, success and growth, prosperity and positivity….. wishing you and your family a vibrant Ugadi!!!
- “May you enjoy the festivities of Ugadi with your family and friends…. Wishing you the best times and great year ahead on Ugadi.”
- “Dear sir, I wish that each and every day bring along lots of opportunities your way to make it a special year for your career….. A very Happy Ugadi to you.”
- “Sending my warm greetings to the best boss on the occasion of Ugadi…. May you walk new roads and achieve new heights in your career….. Have a great year sir!!!”
- “Brightness and positivity of New Year may bring along all the success in the world to you to inspire us and follow your footsteps…. Happy Ugadi to you sir.”