New Year Puja is based on the
sun's position. The New Year is a time for celebrating new and
prosperous beginnings. Annual new year which is start from 1 January. Varusham is the
Tamil word for "year" and 'Pirapu' can be translated as the "birth" or
"beginning" of an event.
All the Tibetan communities, the
New Year are celebrated in a very respectful and special manner. The New
Year celebration is a time when the whole family of Tibet Communities
comes together to pay their respects to each other.
According to Hindu mythology, on
this day the Lord Brahma (Creator of the world) started creation. On the
Tamil New Year's Day, poojas are performed in various temples.