Puthandu also known as Varusha Pirappu is the Tamil New year which is celebrated on 13 or 14 April every year as per Gregorian colander.
People greet each other “Puthaandu Vazthukal” which means Happy New Year. They also greet each other on this day by saying “Iniya Tamizh Puthaandu Nalvaazhthukkal”.
Puthandu 2012 Date : In 2012, Puthandu will be celebrated on 13th Aprl 2012.
Puthandu is celebrated by Tamils in India as well as in the Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Singapore, Reunion Island and Mauritius.
Please Find Below 2012 Puthandu – Varusha Pirappu Tamil New Year SMS , Text Messages, Greeting –
Enrum Namakku Kidaikkum
Jesus-in Pirappai Kondaduvoam…
Anaivarukkum Puthandu NalVazhthukkal…
A new beginning… new hopes… and new horizons to reach…
May the Sun radiate all the goodness of life… in the coming year and always!
ungalukku thunbangalum kastangalum koduthirundhal,
ennai dhayavu seithu mannikkavum.
Ini ungal vaalkaiyil kurukkida maattaen.
ungalai vittu pirindhu sellum ungal nanban
I Wish in this new year God gives You..
12 Month of Happiness,
52 Weeks of Fun,
365 Days Success,
8760 Hours Good Health,
52600 Minutes Good Luck,
3153600 Seconds of Joy…and that’s all!
On Tamil New Year day, special food recipes are cooked. These include – Maanga Pachadi, Sweet Wheat Poli, Semiya Paayasam, Medhu Vadai, Neem flower Pachadi, Neem flower Rasam, Sweet Dhal Poli, etc.