Happy Puthandu 2017: The Tamil New Year will be celebrated on April 14.
Chennai: Happy Puthandu 2017 to all Tamilians across the world! Puthandu - the Tamil New Year - will be celebrated on April 14. Puthandu, also known as Puthuvarusham, falls on as the first day of Tamil month Chithirai. On this day, Tamilians wish each other 'Puthandu vazthukal' (Happy New Year). The Tamil calendar has a sixty-year-cycle, each year with a unique name. The Tamil New Year 2017 will be called 'Vilambi.' A massive Puthandu celebration is held in Madurai's Meenakshi temple, Tiruchirapalli, Kanchipuram and several other places. Traditionally, people dress-up in new clothes and decorate their homes. A tray with three fruits - mango, banana and jack fruit, betel leaves and areca nut, gold/silver jewelry, and mirrors is kept in the puja room.
Here are some messages and wishes you can send on Happy Puthandu 2017 (Happy Tamil New Year 2017):
Happy Puthandu 2017 (Tamil New Year): Messages and Wishes
On Happy Puthandu 2017 send these messages to your friends, families, colleagues on WhatsApp, Facebook and SMS:
1. New Hopes... New Aspirations... New Dreams... It's a new beginning! May all your dreams come true and give you the joy that you have always wished for! Puthandu Vazthukal. Happy Puthandu 2017
2. The dawn is about to break, To give light to a brighter road Have a happier journey this year! Wishing you a happy and prosperous year Puthandu Vazthukal
3. On this Puthandu, let us promise to take a step forward to fulfill our hopes and dreams in our minds. Puthandu Vazthukal
4.Let this Tamil New Year 017 be called as Hevilambi. Let this year begin with hopes and inspiration. Eniya Puthandu Vazthukal
Happy Puthandu 2017 (Tamil New Year): Image
On Happy Puthandu 2017, share these images with your loved ones, friends and colleagues:
Happy Puthandu 2017: The Tamil New Year is also celebrated Madurai's Meenakshi temple.
Happy Puthandu 2017 (Tamil New Year): Good food and celebrations, Puthandu Vazthukall
Happy Puthandu 2017 (Tamil New Year): Mango pachadi, a special dish, is prepared on new year's eve.
Happy Puthandu 2017 (Tamil New Year): May all your dreams come true with the new beginning
Wishing you a very Happy Puthandu 2017 to everybody.