The New Year Around India

Tamil New Year Greetings from Sarangi, the Kanjivaram sari store

The new year is celebrated all over India at around the same time of the year. It is known by various names; In Tamil Nadu it is Puthandu, in Kerala it is Vishu, in West Bengal it is Naba Barsha and Navreh in Jammu & Kashmir. Likewise, it is Rongali Bihu in Assam, Ugadi in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka, Gudi Padwa in Maharashtra and Baisakhi in Punjab.

 


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