Tamil new year 2015


tamil new year

         Today we celebrated our Tamil new year. In our home, the celebrations are similar to Malayali’s Vishu kani kaanal. The previous night, my mother would arrange all fruits, flowers, mirror, jewels, coins and beetel leaves in our pooja room. On the new year day, Amma would wake us and take us to the pooja room, blindfolding us. And this arrangement would be the first thing we would see on the new year day.

       After coming to US, I really love to celebrate all the festivals the traditional way, so that my kid does not forget our tradition. So for this new year , I made pal kova last night and arranged all the fruits, mirror and other things with sweet in the pooja shelf. Then in the morning I made the masal vadai and payasam and we worshipped.

I wish you all a very happy and a prosperous new year.. !! May god bless you all with health and happiness.

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8 thoughts on “Tamil new year 2015

  1. Malar April 14, 2015 at 6:34 pm Reply

    Happy new year Arasi, we also do the same way 🙂

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    • Arasi Arumugam April 15, 2015 at 12:05 pm Reply

      Thank you Malar.. That was nice to hear. I didnt see this way common among many people 🙂 Wish you a happy new year too 🙂

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      • Malar April 15, 2015 at 12:17 pm Reply

        Thanks dear, as you said it is basically a Malayali tradition and few of us Tamilians are following it 🙂 I love the way this is done…

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  2. Aruna Panangipally April 14, 2015 at 6:49 pm Reply

    Happy New Year

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Traditionally Modern Food April 14, 2015 at 10:53 pm Reply

    Happy new year:-)

    Liked by 1 person

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