The beginning of the new year, or the “nav samvat” according to the hindu calender is being celebrated across India and the world. This year, the day falls on the 18th of March, coinciding with the first day of the Chaitra Navratri.
The world celebrates new year on the 1st day of January. However, according to the traditional hindu calender, the new year or the ‘nav samvat’ begins with the onset of the hindu month of “Chaitra”.
The day is also believed to be the day of the creation of the universe, and holds special significance in the hindu tradition.
Hindu population in India and various parts of the world celebrates the onset of the new year with much fanfare, worship, prayers and joy.
Hammer Infotech wishes the readers on the beginning of this new year. May this new year bring all the happiness and prosperity to you and your family. May there be light all around! SHUBH NAV VARSH.