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Gudi Padwa

Gudi Padwa 2019: All you need to know about the Maharashtrian New Year

Gudi Padwa is celebrated in Maharashtra on the first day of the month of Chaitra

Apr 06, 2019, 13:51 PM IST

Singer Adnan Sami gives back to Pakistan Twitter troll, says 'Eid just don't belong to you'

Adnan Sami, who was in a festive mood on Sunday, gave back to a troll from Pakistan who mocked the singer for extending his wishes on Indian festivities.

Mar 18, 2018, 19:36 PM IST

Gudi Padwa 2018: Best SMS, WhatsApp & Facebook messages for your loved ones

This year, Gudi Padwa will be celebrated on March 18.

Mar 17, 2018, 09:22 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

Gudi Padwa 2017: Timing, Tithi and Vidhi

On this auspicious occasion, family members get together to celebrate the New Year after decorating their homes with flowers, rangolis and making special preparations in the kitchen.

Mar 27, 2017, 10:17 AM IST

Gudi Padwa 2017: Here’s how Maharashtrians celebrate their New Year

This year, Gudi Padwa will be celebrated on March 29.

Mar 14, 2017, 13:02 PM IST

Maharashtra drought: Tanker water used to fill sacred pond Ramkund

It was for the first time in last 139 years that Ramkund had dried up as water stock in Gangapur dam had gone down due to severe drought and scanty rainfall last year.

Apr 09, 2016, 10:19 AM IST

Shani Shingnapur: 400-year-old ban lifted; women enter inner sanctum of temple, offer prayers

Debunking 400-year-old tradition, Bhumata Brigade chief Trupti Desai on Friday entered the inner sanctum of  Shani Shingnapur temple here in Maharashtra and offered her prayer. 

Apr 08, 2016, 17:19 PM IST

Centuries-old tradition buried; Shani Shingnapur temple lifts curb on women

On the first day of Gudi Padwa, male devotees stormed into inner sanctum of Shani Shingnapur temple.

Apr 08, 2016, 12:43 PM IST

Male devotees storm into inner sanctum of Shani Shingnapur temple

On the first day of Gudi Padwa, male devotees on Friday stormed into inner sanctum of Shani Shingnapur temple, despite trust's order that nobody would be allowed to offer prayers there.

Apr 08, 2016, 12:23 PM IST

Gudi Padwa 2016: Maharashtrians celebrate their New Year – Here’s how

On this day, Lord Ram returned to Ayodhya along with his consort Sita and brother Lakshama after defeating demon King Ravana in Lanka. 

Apr 06, 2016, 16:22 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi wishes people on various festivals

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greeted the people as various festivals were celebrated across India.

Mar 21, 2015, 11:43 AM IST

Rajkummar Rao can dance as well as act: Arbaaz Khan

It`s well-known that Rajkummar Rao is a superb actor, but that he is a good dancer too seems to be a revelation for actor-filmmaker Arbaaz Khan, who is working with him in his home production `Dolly Ki Doli`.

Jul 13, 2014, 17:55 PM IST

Sonam Kapoor mobbed, loved the experience

Actress Sonam Kapoor attracted many fans in Nashik when she came to the city to shoot `Dolly Ki Doli`. She loved the experience.

Apr 04, 2014, 20:45 PM IST

`Dolly Ki Doli` shooting starts on Gudi Padwa

The shooting of Arbaaz Khan`s new production `Dolly Ki Doli`, featuring Sonam Kapoor, began Monday on the auspicious occasion of Gudi Padwa, a New Year festival celebrated in Maharashtra.

Mar 31, 2014, 18:12 PM IST

What makes Akshay Kumar feel lucky?

Akshay Kumar felt lucky and blessed when he received a token of love from fans from Sholapur on the occasion of Gudi Padwa.

Apr 12, 2013, 08:53 AM IST

Amitabh Bachchan wishes Happy Gudi Padwa

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan wishes all his fans, a happy and prosperous ‘Ugadi’ and ‘Gudi Padwa’.

Apr 11, 2013, 18:22 PM IST

Maharashtra celebrates Gudi Padwa

As a string of harvest festivals began in Maharashtra Friday, the weekend came a day earlier with people across the state celebrating Gudi Padwa.

Mar 24, 2012, 09:54 AM IST

Mumbra tense, additional police force deployed

Mumbra, a minority-dominated
town near here remained tense Friday following protests by locals allegedly over finding of torn pieces of Holy Quran in the fire works that were used at a function last night.

Mar 23, 2012, 21:34 PM IST

B-town tweets Happy Gudi Padwa, navratras

Good luck, happiness, prosperity - Bollywood celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Madhuri Dixit and Riteish Deshmukh have wished all this and more to their friends on the new year festival of Gudi Padwa.

Mar 23, 2012, 14:08 PM IST