New Year has become a national festival in India. The excitement to celebrate the event is present everywhere. The day is celebrated with a lot of fervor and enthusiasm and is marked by prayers', parties, New Year fetes and social feasts.
New Year's Eve in India is the time to party and dig into the last minute fun. People enjoy partying with friends and family members. All the night clubs, discotheques, amusement parks and even the cinema halls are thronged by people of all ages. The idea behind these get-togethers is to give farewell to the by-gone year and welcome the New Year bountifully.
People in New Year Eve's Parties are seen in colorful new dresses especially selected for the occasion. New Year Eve's party in India usually hold a festive theme. Be it a color code or a unique dress code - theme dressing heightens the spirit of the New Year Eve's mood.
Popular actors from Bollywood besides, professional dancers and singers take opportunity of New Year's Eve celebrations to cheer up people by their music and dance. People escalate these celebrations with good music, dance, sumptuous dinner and of course by lighting bonfires and burning crackers.
To avoid partying at over crowded places, many people whether in small or large groups organise their private parties. Whatever be the case people from all classes have fun and joy.
Different cities in India have different ideas of celebrating New Year. In metropolitan and big cities New Year celebrations are lavish and grand while in smaller cities and towns these celebrations tend to be comparatively low-key. Although, in present times one can see smaller cities are trying to catch up with the euphoria and the extravaganza of the big town New Year bashes.
While parties and fun work for some, many people have different idea for New Year celebrations. As some people prefer to stay back home and enjoy the New Year festival with their loved ones. Some visit temples and offer prayers on the New Year Day and start the year on an auspicious note.
People also exchange New Year gifts, flowers and greeting cards with their dear ones. This helps to create a feeling of togetherness and care. People also make New Year resolutions on the day and promise to follow it up.
Rave parties are life of Goa- full of dance, music and jest. These parties are organized every night around the time of New Year. It attracts a large number of tourists from India and around the world. New Year celebrations. New year balls are organised in almost every town and village of Goa. People are often seen relishing the gala dinner on the beach restaurants and hotels. Apart from it, live orchestra parties form an integral part of New Year celebrations. An air of festive mood pervade everywhere and become go maniac about the last minute celebrations.