14 April -Festivals with Many Names
On 13th and 14th April many festivals are celebrated in different parts of India.
Baisakhi ( North India/Punjab) – Harvest Day ,New Year ,Founding of Sikhism
Poyla Baishakh ( West Bengal)- Bengali New Year. Also celebrated in Tripura.
Bikhoti Festival (Uttarkhand) – People take a dip in holy rivers.
Bohag Bihu (Assam) – Assamese New Year . also known as Rongali Bihu.
Maha Vishuva Sankranti (Odisha)
Puthandu (Tamil Nadu) – Tamil New Year
Jurshitali ( Bihar & Nepal) – Mithila regions celebrate this festival.
Stampdigest wishes all its readers across India A Happy New Year .