3. How to celebrate Ugadi, the festival of Joy?
Everyone must have oil bath on this very auspicious day. Houses should be cleaned before sunrise and doorways are to be decorated with green and tender mango leaves. People wear new clothes on this day to mark the new beginning. The special making of the day, Ugadi Pachhadi has to be prepared with neem leaves, flowers, jiggery, tamarind juice and pieces of raw mango which contains 6 tastes. This holy mixture will be had by every family member as a promise to take all the negative and positive aspects of life equally.