Gudi Padwa - An Occasion to Celebrate with New Things
07 Apr 2016
The most important and special festival in Maharashtra, Gudi Padwa marks the beginning of a new year. It is the start of a new era or Yuga. The word “Padwa” comes from the Sanskrit word Pratipada which means the first day of a lunar month, while “Gudi” means a flag. The hosting of gudi (a long stick at the end of which a twig of mango leaves, a garland of flowers, a bright yellow or green cloth and an overturned metal pot are tied) on the day of pratipada gives the festival its name. This gudi is believed to bring prosperity and good luck.
Gudi Padwa brings celebrations and with it, a number of good offers and deals on everything from clothes and furniture to vehicles and property. Here's a list of things that you can buy during this special festival.
Among various other things, buying gold is considered auspicious during Gudi Padwa. No Gudi Padwa occasion seems complete without buying gold. Gold signifies prosperity, wealth, abundance and happiness. Items such as ornaments, jewellery, coins, etc. can be bought during Gudi Padwa. Metals such as silver, pearls or platinum can also be bought on this occasion.
New furniture can be bought during Gudi Padwa to revamp your home or office. You can even get modern and stylish furniture furniture at discounted rates for that ultimate festive feel.
It is also considered auspicious to buy new utensils during Gudi Padwa. People prefer cooking and serving food in new utensils and the festival brings through a range of offers and discounts.
Gudi Padwa is also considered as an apt time to buy a new home, a once-in-a-lifetime purchase for most individuals. The auspicious time of Gudi Padwa provides an excellent opportunity to buy property with lots of offers and lucrative prospects. Discounts on booking prices and home loan interest rates, free stamp duty and innovative amenities are few of the benefits offered by most developers during this occasion. Builders launch new projects in flourishing destinations which promise to provide all the modern day living conveniences. For example, a number of innovative projects are being constructed in the developed as well as developing locales of the city such as Baner, Koregaon Park, Kondhwa, etc. by Pune’s reputed real estate developer Goel Ganga Developments.