Happy Teej 2016 Shubh Muhurat Timing Pooja Vidhi Process Significance: Hariyali Teej Festival is celebrated by Hindus women and girls in West and North India and somewhere in Nepal country. This festival is also known as Hartalika Teej and Kajari Teej in different regions of India and Nepal. Teej festival celebrates in August or September month every year. On this day women and girls have fast (Vrat) and worship Lord Shiv Shankar and Goddess Gaura Parvati for the good wealth and health for their husbands. They made mehndi on their hands as a tradition.
Happy Teej 2016 Shubh Muhurat Timing Pooja Vidhi Process Significance
Other Teej festivals like Akha Teej which is also known as Akshaya Tritiya and Gangaur Tritiya are not part of above three Teej(s). Hariyali Teej, Kajari Teej and Hartalika Teej are special Teej as these falls during Shravana and Bhadrapada months. Shravana month and Bhadrapada months currently coincide with Varsha Ritu or monsoon period and the timing of these three Teej makes them more special to women folks.
Hariyali Teej falls on Shukla Paksha Tritiya in Shravana month and usually falls two days before Nag Panchami. This day is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. Hariyali Teej falls during Sawan month which is the holy month to observe various fests devoted to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati.
Happy Hariyali Teej 2016 Muhurat Timing
Tritiya Tithi Begins = 01:55 on 5/Aug/2016
Tritiya Tithi Ends = 02:41 on 6/Aug/2016
The festival of Hariyali Teej symbolizes reunion of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. On this day women pray and worship Goddess Parvati for conjugal bliss and happy married life. During Hariyali Teej married women visit their parents’ home, wear new clothes preferably green Sari and bangles, prepare swings and use it in the pair while singing Teej songs.
Sindhara (सिंधारा) is a bucket of gift which is sent to the daughter and her in-laws by the parents of a married girl. Sindhara contains homemade sweets, Ghewar (घेवर), Henna, bangles etc. Due to the custom of gifting Sindhara to the daughter and her in-laws during this Teej, Hariyali Teej is also known as Sindhara Teej.
Hariyali Teej is also known as Chhoti Teej and Shravana Teej. Kajari Teej which comes fifteen days after Hariyali Teej is known as Badi Teej.