The pageant of Gudi Padwa which marks the arrival of the normal New Yr for Maharashtrians, is lastly right here. On this auspicious event, folks erect gudi flags that are adorned with flowers with a copper or silver vessel positioned the wrong way up on prime of the gudi. This signifies prosperity and victory. From consuming neem leaves, having oil baths to relishing candy and savoury dishes, the pageant of Gudi Padwa is widely known with gaiety throughout Maharashtra and Goa.
This yr, as a result of second wave of COVID-19 pandemic, the Gudi Padwa celebration is anticipated to be low-key with folks selecting to remain indoors.
Filmywap bought in contact with Marathi mulgi Amruta Khanvilkar to know the way she is planning to ring within the Marathi New Yr amid the COVID-19 outbreak.
The Malang actress completely shared her Gudi Padwa plans with us and revealed, “This yr as at all times, me and my mother are going get up early, gown up historically in Maharashtrian apparel. We’re going to erect the Gudi in our residence and as at all times, there’s a brand new saree that’s purchased for the Gudi. I really like utilizing the normal color i.e the chuda inexperienced color, pink and blue. These are the colours that we Maharashtrians principally put on. So, this yr, my Gudi goes to be inexperienced in colour. It’s a navari saree. After that, we’re going to do a mother-daughter photoshoot with it (laughs).”
Elaborating on her digital Gudi Padwa celebration, Amruta mentioned, “We’re going to name up everyone as a result of it’s the beginning of the brand new yr. It’s the beginning of one thing new. Proper from my sister in Dubai to my cousins within the US, we’re going to name up everyone and have a good time Gudi Padwa.”
Whereas talking with Filmywap, the Raazi actress additionally walked down the reminiscence lane and shared her favorite reminiscence related to the pageant.
“I’ve seen Gudi Padwa getting fantastically celebrated from Girgaon to Pune. Girgaon is the place my father was born and stayed for a really very long time. There, just one coloured gudis are erected in all places. There’s an enormous procession that occurs with dhol, taashe and exquisite girls and boys wearing lovely conventional Maharashtrian attires. I’ve been in that procession as soon as. It’s very homely in Pune. Individuals preserve sending sweets to one another’s houses. Due to COVID-19, the one spirit of pageant has gone down however the security of individuals may be very important. So, we’re celebrating digital Gudi Padwa this time,” Amruta signed off.
Workwise, Amruta Khanvilkar was final seen within the Marathi movie Nicely Carried out Child which premiered on Amazon Prime final week.