Get 30 recipes for the Gudi Padwa festival. Gudi Padwa is one of the most important festivals celebrated in Maharashtra and marks the beginning of the new year as per the lunisolar calendar. The list below shares 30 popular gudi padwa recipes that are made during Gudi Padwa. This year Gudi Padwa is celebrated on 13 April 2021.
In Andhra Pradesh this festival is called as Ugadi and in Karnataka, known as Yugadi.
Wishing all readers a happy and prosperous Gudi Padwa festival.
Gudi Padwa Recipes
Find below Maharashtrian and some more Indian recipes that make up for a festive treat during gudi padwa.
I have listed some sweets, snacks and main course dishes that you can easily make for this auspicious festival.
Note that in some recipes I have may have added garlic and onions. Kindly skip these if making a satvik meal or if offering the food to your deities.
Sweets and Desserts
Suji ka halwa or Sheera is a classic Indian semolina pudding made with sugar, ghee and dry fruits. The recipe I have shared is a family heirloom recipe. We have been making this suji halwa recipe for decades during family get togethers, special occasions & festivals. The sooji halwa recipe can be easily halved, doubled or tripled.
Snacks and Savories
This gudi padwa recipes post from the archives (Mar 2017) has been republished and updated on 12 April 2021.