Gudi Padwa 2022: wishes, images, status for WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram
The Gudi Padwa festival marks the New Year of Maharashtrians and Konkani Hindus. It is celebrated with enthusiasm and fervor and also marks the arrival of spring.
According to the Hindu calendar, Gudi Padwa falls on the first day of the month of Chaitra and the same day is celebrated as the first day of Chaitra Navratri in northern India and Ugadi in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
According to Hindu mythology, the term Gudi Padva originates from two words, Gudi, which means a flag or emblem of Lord Brahma and “Padwa”, which means the first day of the phase of the moon.
Gudi consists of brightly colored cloth tied at the top of a long bamboo stick with neem and mango leaves and beside it there is also a sugar candy garland tied at the top. It is also topped with a pot arranged in an inverted manner.
Gudi Padwa Date & Muhurat
The festival is also known as Samvatsara Padvo and literally means the first day of the new Samvat. This year, the festival will be celebrated on April 2 and the Pratipada will start at 11:56 a.m. on April 1 while it will end on April 2, 2022, according to Panchang.
History and Meaning of Gudi Padwa
It is believed that Lord Brahma created the Universe on this day and also introduced days, weeks, months and years, that is why Lord Brahma is worshiped on this day.
According to another legend, the day is celebrated to commemorate the coronation of Lord Rama after he returned to Ayodhya with his wife and brother Laxman after 14 years of exile.
The festival signifies the victory of Lord Rama over Ravana or the victory of good over evil and some people in rural Maharashtra also associate the festival with the dancing of Lord Shiva and the gathering of the community.
On this day, people decorated their houses with flowers and by making beautiful rangolies. They visit each other and also invite relatives to their homes. Two popular and delicious dishes Puran Poli and Shrikhand are also prepared.
Images, Quotes and Status of Gudi Padwa 2022
Here we offer the beautiful images and quotes that you can share with your family and loved ones to wish them Happy Gudi Padwa 2022:
- May Lord Brahma bless you. Happy Gudi Padwa 2022!
- May this Gudi Padwa bring you new beginnings, new opportunities and a new spirit!!
- On this Gudi Padwa, May your sorrow fade away, and may the darkness around you lighten up!!
- May this Gudi Padwa bring you the brightest and most chosen happiness!!
- I hope this Gudi Padwa will bring you Happiness, Prosperity and Wealth!!
- Let us seek the blessing of Lord Brahma on this beautiful occasion of Gudi Padwa!!
- May your enemies become your friends and negativity disappear from your life. Happy Gudi Padwa 2022!!
- Fill your life with joy and smiles and fill your stomach with sweets on the occasion of Gudi Padwa!!
- New day, new dresses, new opportunity, tasty food, let’s be grateful to God for bringing all of this into our lives!!
- I wish the best of smiles, festivities and feasting to all my loved ones. Happy Gudi Padwa 2022!!
- May your future be as bright as the rays of the sun!!
- May this beautiful feast of Gudi Padwa bring you everything you wish!!
- I wish you luck, peace and prosperity in all aspects of life. Happy Gudi Padwa!!
- May the rising sun of Gudi Padwa bring you new opportunities.
- Wishing you and your family a very Happy Gudi Padwa 2022!! Enjoy the day and be thankful to God for all you have!!!