Ugadi 2016 Quotes, SMS, Status: Ugadi means new Life, new Hope, new Aspirations, and new Beginning. Ugadi is Telugu people’s New Year. It is called in different names in different states and is celebrated with great ease. As the name suggest, it is the start of New Year for people who celebrate it. There are many traditional rituals that people follow on this particular festival. The most famous part of the Ugadi festival is the special mouthwatering dish “Ugadipachadi”. The Ugadi special dish has a great meaning in it and all the people each it on the day of Ugadi every year.
The Ugadipachadi is made of six different tastes, each resembling the shades of life. It is prepared with different tasting ingredients like neem buds, jiggery, banana, green chilli, salt, tamarind juice, and mango. The Neem buds which are bitter in taste resembles sadness in life, banana which is sweet resembles happiness in life, chilli which is hot in taste resembles anger, salt which is salty in taste resembles fear, tamarind juice which is sour in taste resembles disgust, mango which is tang in taste represents surprise. People eat this special dish on the day of Ugadi thinking that life is a mix of all these tastes. They also believe that the taste that they feel on eating the dish will be what they have to go through all the year; like if the dish is sweet in taste then they believe that they are going to have happy year ahead.