Gudi Padwa - Marathi New Year - 2012 celebration at Shirdi

Gudi Padwa (Marathi New Year) will be celebrated on 23 March 2012. Every year Gudi padwa festival is celebrated at Shirdi Sai Sanstha Temple with Gudi pooja followed by Samadhi Pooja and Pada Pooja.

Gudi Padwa is considered the very first holy festival in Hindu calendar. The festival is also known by different names in different states of India. People worship Gudi early morning within 5-10 minutes after sunrise.

This day people wake before sunrise, clean their house, decorate their doorway with toran and rangoli. Later they host the Gudi and perform ritualistic worship.

It’s a great time to visit Shirdi during Gudi Padwa, for more details on Gudi festival or for Shirdi hotels online booking visit