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Ugadi 2016: Welcome the New Year with full fervour!

Ugadi 2016: Welcome the New Year with full fervour!

As per the Hindu calendar, today i.e April 8, 2016 happens to be the New Year in parts of the country. The festival is known by the name of Ugadi in Telugu and Kannada regions. The day falls on a different day every year as per the Hindu calendar, which is lunisolar calendar.

President Pranab Mukherjee greets citizens on Navreh, Gudi Padava

President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday greeted the people on 'Navreh' and 'Gudi Padava' festivals on Friday and wished these joyous festivities reinforce the message of fundamental unity in the vast and diverse nation.

Telugu New Year celebrated with fervour in AP, Telangana

 'Ugadi', the Telugu New Year, was celebrated in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana with traditional fervour and enthusiasm on Saturday.

Andhra Pradesh CM N Chandrababu Naidu celebrates 'Ugadi' away from Hyderabad

Andhra Pradesh Government on Saturday celebrated Telugu new year 'Ugadi' at Ananthavaram village in the new capital region around Vijayawada, away from Hyderabad which used to be the capital of united AP before its division last year.

Tamil Nadu Governor, leaders extend Ugadi greetings

Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah, AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa and DMK president M Karunanidhi on Friday extended their 'Ugadi' greetings.

Vice Prez greets citizens on Ugadi, Gudi Padava, Chaitra Sukladi

Vice President Hamid Ansari on Friday conveyed his greetings and good wishes to all citizens on the joyous occasion of Ugadi, Gudi Padava, Chaitra Sukladi, Cheti Chand and Nauroz.

Telugus usher in New Year but model code dampens spirit

Telugu-speaking people of Telangana and Seemandhra ushered in Telugu New Year `Ugadi` in a traditional manner and with gaiety, but the election model code of conduct dampened the festive spirit.

`Manam` gears up for Ugadi release

Forthcoming Telugu drama `Manam`, featuring three generations of actors from the Akkineni clan, will release March 31 worldwide on the occasion of Ugadi, says the film`s director Vikram Kumar.

Soothsayers hold sway on Andhra New Year day

Andhra Pradesh celebrated Telugu New Year’s Day Ugadi today without the shadow of a separate Telangana statehood and soothsayers of political parties holding sway.

Ugadi celebrated with traditional fervour in AP

Ugadi, the Telugu new year, was celebrated with traditional fervour and cheerfulness across Andhra Pradesh today.

Ugadi celebrated in Tamil Nadu

Andhraites and Kannadigas in Tamil Nadu Monday celebrated the Telugu and Kannada New Year Ugadi with traditional fervour.