Gudi Padwa is the fist day of Chaitra month according to the Hindu calendar. Gudi Padwa festival is just round the corner and will be celebrated on March 28, 2017, and the s day holds a lot of important for Maharashtrians. The day marks the beginning of the Hindu New Year, and the festival was first celebrated by Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, as a symbol of victory. It is said that on this day, King Shalivahana fought against the Sakas and rose to success. According to various mythological stories, it is believed that on the day of Gudi Padwa, Lord Brahma created the Universe and Lord Rama killed Bali. Gudi Padwa 2017: Why do we celebrate Gudi Padwa, Facts, Significance & Importance

People start the day by taking an auspicious bath and later on decorating the gudi. Gudi is a wooden or bamboo stick which is covered with a piece of new red or yellow coloured cloth, and a Kalash made up of copper, silver or bronze is use to cover it up. People further also hang saakhar gaathi which is a sugar candy and neem leaves along with the gudi. Gudi Padwa is known as Ugadi in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. On this day, devotees prepare and even offer as prasad a mixture of Bevu-Bella, which is sweet and bitter. This symbolises good and bad phase in one’s life. Happy Gudi Padwa in advance Wishes, Quotes, Gif Images, WhatsApp & Facebook SMS Messages to wish Happy Gudi Padwa 2017

On this New Year, we have shared a list of messages, Wishes, Whatsapp Messages, Facebook Status, SMS & Gif Images which you can send to your loved ones and wish them a very Happy Gudi Padwa Greetings. Do spread the good spirit and share happiness with your near and dear ones and even pamper them with some delicious food. Gudi Padvyachya Shubheccha! Gudi Padwa 2017: All you need to know about the Hindu New Year festival!

Whatsapp reads: “New” day

“New” morning

“New” hopes

“New” plans

“New” success

“New” feelings

“New” joys

Wishing u & Ur family a “Happy” & wonderful “GUDI PADVA”

Whatsapp reads: May this Ugadi bring you new spirit new beginning and new prosperity Wishing you a very happy Ugadi!

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Whatsapp reads: Lets pray for Peace and Harmony for our country in coming year on this day Wish you a very Happy Gudi Padwa

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Whatsapp reads:  Memories of moments celebrated together… Moments those have been attached in my heart, forever… Make me Miss You even more this Ugadi. Hope this Ugadi brings in Good Fortune & Abounding Happiness for you! HAPPY Ugadi!

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Whatsapp reads: Lets come together to have a resolution to spread Love and Peace in Lives on this Honorary Day… Happy Gudi Padwa

Whatsapp reads: One year gone One New Year comes It happened so And it’ll always be so But you can make it a better one Happy Ugadi

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Whatsapp reads: This Gudi Padwa, may you be blessed with good fortune as long as Ganeshji’s trunk, wealth and prosperity as big as his stomach, happiness as sweet as his ladoos and may your trouble be as small as his mouse.Happy Gudi Padwa

Whatsapp reads:  Fortunate is the one who has learned to Admire, but not to envy. Good Wishes for a joyous Gudi Padwa and a Happy New Year with a plenty of Peace and Prosperity.

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Whatsapp reads: Memories of moments celebrated together……. Moments that have been attached in my heart, forever……. Make me Miss You even more this Gudi Padwa. Hope this Gudi Padwa brings in Good Fortune & Abounding Happiness for you! HAPPY Gudi Padwa

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Whatsapp reads: May the festival of lights be the harbinger of joy and prosperity. As the holy occasion of Gudi Padwa is here and the atmosphere is filled with the spirit of mirth and love, here’s hoping this festival of beauty brings your way, bright sparkles of contentment, that stay with you through the days ahead. Best wishes on Gudi Padwa

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Whatsapp reads: Long live the tradition of hindu culture and as the generations have passed by hindu culture is getting stronger and stronger lets keep it up. Best Wishes for Gudi Padwa

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