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The four-day property extravaganza was carefully designed to include holidays such as Gudi Padva and the second Saturday (a government holiday), which translated into a long weekend for interested visitors and prospective buyers.
The 21st edition of the MCHI-CREDAI Property 2013 was inaugurated by Maharashtra Housing Minister Sachin Bhau Ahir on the auspicious day of Gudi Padva. Co-organized by State Bank of India, the event witnessed the participation of over 102 real estate developers who showcased more than 15,000 properties by across Thane, Navi Mumbai and Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR), Pune, Bangalore, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Chennai and several other locations.
It is going to be a colourful evening to mark the Indian festive season from January to April, comprising Baisakhi, Vishu, Bihu, Ugadi, Nowroz, Gudi Padva, Chetichand, Tamil New Year, Bengali New Year, Al Hijri New Year and many more.
Meanwhile, people in Maharashtra are celebrating the festival of Gudi Padva with their own traditional fervour of buying gold.
Gudi Padva, celebrated on the first day of the Hindu month - Chaitra marks the beginning of spring or Vasant.
Mumbai, March 24 -- Indian Idol and pop artiste Abhijeet Sawant performed on the auspicious occasion of Gudi Padva and Founders Day of the Greater Bombay Cooperative Bank ("Greater Bank"), a leading Scheduled Urban Cooperative Bank in India to get all its branches and offices certified with ISO 9001:2008.
The festival is a joint celebration that is being held to mark the New Year festivities in different Indian states such as Baisakhi in Punjab, Vishu in Kerala, Bihu in Assam, Gudi Padva in Andhra Pradesh, Chetichand, Novroz, Ugadi, Bengali New Year, Tamil New Year and other similar celebrations that generally herald the advent of spring and a good harvest.