When: March 28, 2017
– This is a good time to visit Maharashtra . The state is all geared to usher in Gudi Padwa. This is the New Year in Marathi culture as per traditional lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra. As colourful rallies dot the roads with a peaceful demonstration on motorbikes and marches, people can be seen in a happy mood. Many people also dress up in traditional Maharashtrian garb and greet each other with sweets. As per traditional Marathi calendar, this is the first month in the Marathi calendar is Chaitra and Gudi Padwa is observed on the first day of Chaitra. The most important event on the day is the hoisting of the Gudi (victory flags) in front of the homes.
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