Ugadi

Definition : the beginning of a new age
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Country/Region : India India
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What does Ugadi mean?

Ugadi is the New Year’s Day for the people of the Deccan region of India. The name Ugadi is derived from the Sanskrit words Yuga (English: age) and Aadi (English: beginning), which means “the beginning of a new age”.