Puthandu, (Tamil: தமிழ்புத்தாண்டு), is a very famous Tamil festival, which is mainly, observe and celebrate in the Tamil Nadu. The festival, Puthandu, is also known as Puthuvarusham or Tamil New Year.
This one is regarded as the first day of the year on the Tamil calendar. Puthandu is a kind of the famous and crucial, festivity, which is set its date with the solar cycle of the Hindu calendar, according to the first day of the Tamil month of Chithirai.
We all celebrate the carnival, Puthandu, on predominately, in the month of April. This year in 2019, we will celebrate, #Puthandu, on Sunday, 14 April, according to the Gregorian calendar.
Puthandu, is basically, the Tamil New Year, and this one is celebrate, by all Hindu, in this whole India, though, the occasion, #Puthandu, is having different names, in the different regions, across, the nation, such as, it is known as “Poila Boishakh”, in the West Bengal, and “Vishu” in Kerala, and Vaisakhi or Baisakhi in central and northern India.
So on this day, #Puthandu, all Tamil people wishes each other and greet each other by saying, “Puttāṇṭu vāḻttukkaḷ!” (புத்தாண்டு வாழ்த்துக்கள்) or “Iṉiya puttāṇṭu nalvāḻttukkaḷ!” (இனிய புத்தாண்டு நல்வாழ்த்துக்கள்), as per the Wikipedia, which is means that, “Happy new year”.]
On the festival of the #Puthandu, it turns to be family time, when we have some quality time, with our friends and family, on this day, we all clean our home, as well as, decorate the same.
All women and ladies and young girls, in the different houses, arrange and prepare a plate or a tray, in which they arrange, some fruits, flowers, and auspicious items, light up the family Puja, also visit temples, in order to seek blessings from the Lord.
Happy New Year to Tamils celebrating Puthandu today! https://t.co/dXUkQ0qOhk
— Justin Trudeau (@JustinTrudeau) April 14, 2018
Wishing all my Tamil friends in @CityKitchener, #WRAwesome, across Canada and around the world, a happy new year as you celebrate #Puthandu today. As you enjoy good food, exchange gifts & celebrate your culture, please accept my best wishes for success in the coming year! pic.twitter.com/m51Z9orb2v
— Berry Vrbanovic (@berryonline) April 14, 2018
Here’s wishing a wonderful #PoilaBoishakh to everyone in Kolkata & around the world . May all your dreams come true, your success keeps growing and you find love & peace everywhere. #PoilaBoishakh #Bihu, #Puthandu, #BishuvaSankranti, #Baisakhi, #Vishu pic.twitter.com/32i3aQMs20
— Jhulan Goswami (@JhulanG10) April 15, 2018
Iniya Tamil #Puthandu Nalvazhthukkal! Wishing all those celebrating a very Happy #NewYear! I hope you get to spend some quality time with your loved ones and wish you all the best from my family to yours!
— Gary Anandasangaree (@gary_srp) April 14, 2018
Happy Tamil New Year #Puthandu to all our Tamilian friends. May God bestow happiness and prosperity in your lives.
— Rajat Sharma (@RajatSharmaLive) April 14, 2018
— Anil Kumble (@anilkumble1074) April 14, 2018
Tomorrow is #TamilNewYear. To the thousands of Tamils across #Sutton and the many more across the world that will be celebrating with your families, I wish you #Puthandu Vazthukal pic.twitter.com/rncJEZdV6A
— Paul Scully MP (@scullyp) April 13, 2018
— Paul Scully MP (@scullyp) April 14, 2018
— Pranab Mukherjee (@CitiznMukherjee) April 14, 2018
Also on this day, after taking blessings from the Lord, all Hindus people, seek blessings from their parents and elder people of the home, by touching their feet, which is touted as one of the most important and crucial rituals of this above mentioned Hindu occasion.
#Puthandu is celebrated by Tamil diaspora also, alongside, all Indian Tamil enjoy and celebrate the festival, with massive zeal and enthusiasm.
The festival, is famous in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, within India, and, in the outside, of India, the festival, #Puthandu, is celebrated in Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Singapore, Reunion, Mauritius, and some other nations, where there are meaty Tamil Diaspora reside.
Puthandu: SMSs, WhatsApp Quotes, Wishes, Greetings, Images, Pics, Sayings, FACEBOOK Status, FB Messages
1). Wish you all a very happy #Puthandu.
2). May the Lord will bless all of you with his blessings on this #Puthandu, and if we will pray to god with our pure hearts then God will listen to our words surely….
3). I wish this Tamil New Year, shall bring new life and new enlightenment and new hopes in your life, with the arrival of this New Sun, we can see on this #Puthandu ~ Happy Puthandu
4). I pledge to the God on this Puthandu, that each grief from each beings life shall be disappearing….
5). I wish you all have a beautiful #Puthandu on this year…
6). Don’t forget to seek blessings from the Lord on this #Puthandu