Ugadi 2017: Here’s how the Telugu, Kannada New Year is celebrated

Ugadi 2017: Here’s how the Telugu, Kannada New Year is celebrated

Dressed in their best fineries, men, women and children decorate their homes and indulge in grand festivities.

Mar 29, 2017, 10:50 AM IST

PM Modi extends greetings on Gudi Padwa, Cheti Chand

Extending his greetings to the people of Maharashtra on the special occasion of Gudi Padwa, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said may the coming year bring happiness, good health and prosperity."People across India are celebrating the start of the new year.

Mar 28, 2017, 11:36 AM IST
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.

Apr 08, 2016, 11:05 AM IST

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.

Apr 07, 2016, 14:35 PM IST

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.

Mar 21, 2015, 20:34 PM IST

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.

Mar 21, 2015, 19:43 PM IST

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.

Mar 20, 2015, 15:53 PM IST

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.

Mar 20, 2015, 12:44 PM IST

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.

Mar 31, 2014, 11:54 AM IST

`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.

Mar 03, 2014, 12:51 PM IST

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.

Apr 11, 2013, 22:34 PM IST

Ugadi celebrated with traditional fervour in AP

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

Apr 11, 2013, 17:51 PM IST

Ugadi celebrated in Tamil Nadu

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

Apr 04, 2011, 14:11 PM IST