Tamil New Year and it is songs are very famous in south India. It is the month of chaitra (April-May). tamil new year celebrated with great enthusiasm by Tamil people. They say on this day to each other “Puthandu Vazthukal” which means Happy New Year. It is said that on this day Lord Brahma started creation of the universe so it is considered the most auspicious day in specially Tamil Nadu. People dance and sing songs with a great manner on this day.
People start their day by watching some auspicious items like gold and silver jewelry etc. They get up early in the morning take a bath and wear new clothes.
Many people go to temples and pray for their prosperity. On this occasion people make group and dance with sing songs. There are many songs have sung on this theme of New Year and other new songs.
These are some of famous Tamil New Year Songs :
- Happy New Year from album Kuruvi, sung by Sunidhi Chauhan and others
- Happy New Year from album Chirunama
- Happy New Year from album Teri Yaad Mein, sung by Alka Yagnik and Amit Kumar