In India, Gudi Padwa is a spring festival that marks the New Year for Marathi and Konkani. In Maharashtra the festival is observed with colorful rangoli, a special Gudi flag (garlanded with flowers, mango, and neem leaves, topped with upturned silver or copper vessel), also make many other festive dishes, such as shrikhand and Poori or Puran Poli on this day.
The Marathi celebrities celebrate the festival of Gudi Padwa with full enthusiasm amidst lockdown.
“Rang Maza Vegla” fame actress Harshada Khanvilkar is very active on social media and she has wished by posting a beautiful picture of Gudi where she can be seen decorating it on her Instagram handle. She captioned the post – “BEAUTIFUL Gudi Vastra by @sajaawat_collection thank you for making my Gudi Padva even more beautiful”. The fans are pouring their love by wishing her back in the comment box.
Talking on the work front, Harshada Khanvilkar is earning fame for her negative character of ’Saundarya Inamdar’ in the popular TV show “Rang Maza Vegla”.
“Sarv Line Mast Aahe” actress Smita Shewale is also very interactive with fans through social media. She also posted a picture worshiping the Gudi flag. She captioned the post- “गुढीपाडवा आणि मराठी नवीन वर्षाच्या तुम्हाला व तुमच्या कुटुंबाला हार्दिक शुभेच्छा (Happy Gudi Padwa and Marathi New Year to you and your family).” The fans and colleagues are reciprocating her wishes by posting emojis of heart and fire in the comment box.
Smita Shwale is looking gorgeous in Marathi Traditional saree ’Navari’. The actress debuted in the Marathi Film Industry with “Yanda Kartvya Aahe”.
The well-known director of Marathi Movies Om Raut is also avid on social media and he also wished his fans and film fraternity on his Twitter handle. Om captioned the Twitter – “ May this New Year bring along new hopes & new beginnings... Good wishes to all for a healthy & safe #GudiPadwa. “. The fans and colleagues are reciprocating Om’s wishes by re-twitting him.
May this New Year bring along new hopes & new beginnings...— Om Raut (@omraut) April 13, 2021
Good wishes to all for a healthy & safe #GudiPadwa. 🙏🏼✨
Om is a proud recipient of the Filmfare Award for his debutant directorial movie “Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior”. The movie was produced by the famous Bollywood actor Ajay Devgan who essayed the role of the protagonist, 'Tanhaji’, in it.
“Laagira Zala Ji’ fame Shivani Baokar is also avid on social media and she also wished the Marathi new year to her fans and colleagues. She posted a beautiful picture with the Gudi flag and herself in the traditional greeting style of joined hands called Namaste. She captioned the post as – “नूतनवर्षाभिनंदन (Happy New Year)”. The fans and colleagues have flooded the post with wishes by emojis of love, and hearts.
Shivani Baokar essayed the role of Sheetal in the famous TV Show titled “Lagira Zala Ji” and became a household name. Nowadays she is hosting a devotional show “Mann Mandira Gajar Bhakhticha.”
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