Twitter India Celebrates Tamil, Malayalam New Yr With Emoji
Twitter on Friday launched its first-ever emoji that celebrates Puthandu (often known as Puthuvarusham) and Vishu – the New Yr celebrations in Tamil Nadu and Kerala respectively – that fall on April 14.
The emoji will probably be lively from April 14 at 9am till April 15, Twitter stated in a press release.
“We’re excited to rejoice Puthandu and Vishu with a particular Twitter emoji which will probably be activated by means of English, Tamil and Malayalam hashtags,” stated Keya Madhvani-Singh, Head of Leisure Partnerships, Twitter India.
Numerous celebrities, together with actor Mohanlal will be part of within the celebrations by wishing folks a Joyful Puthandu and Vishu.
Individuals can tweet with the hashtags #HappyPuthandu and #HappyVishu – which may also be obtainable in Tamil and Malayalam languages – and the emoji will seem.
The emoji is designed to signify folks celebrating Puthandu and Vishu by holding diyas, symbolic of the welcoming of prosperity and happiness through the 12 months.
Twitter within the latest previous has created a number of emojis to rejoice Ganesh Chaturthi, Guru Nanak Jayanti, Ambedkar Jayanti and Diwali.