Kajari Teej 2022 Date: When is Badi Teej? Know Tritiya Tithi, Shubh Muhurat, Meaning and Puja Vrat Vidhi of Hindu fasting day
Kajari Teej or Badi Teej is celebrated on Tritiya or the third day of the Krishna Paksha month of Bhadrapada, when women keep Nirjala fasting (without food or water) to pray for the long life of their husbands. It is one of the three Teej festivals celebrated during Sawan Maas in India (the other two being Hariyali Teej and Hartalika Teej). Goddess Parvati is worshiped on this auspicious day as it is believed that strict fasting can bring good fortune to the family and bless it with peace and happiness. Kajari Teej 2022 will be celebrated on August 14, Sunday. The second month Teej of Shravan is also called Budhi Teej, Kajali Teej and Saturi Teej. Below get complete knowledge of Kajari Teej Date 2022, Tritiya Tithi, shubh muhurat and the meaning of the Hindu fast day!
When is Kajari Teej or Badi Teej 2022? Know the timings of Tritiya Tithi and Shubh Muhurat from Kajari Teej Vrat
Kajari Teej is observed on the third day of Krishna Paksha in the month of Bhado when married women fast for marital bliss, while unmarried women observe Kajari Teej Vrat to get a good husband in the future. As Kajari Teej falls three days after Raksha Bandhan and five days before Krishna Janmashtami, the Badi Teej Vrat will be kept on August 14, 2022. According to Drik Panchangthe Tritiya Tithi begins at 12:53 a.m. on Sunday, August 14 and ends at 10:35 p.m. on the same day. Krishna Janmashtami 2022 Date & Puja Timings: Meaning, Shubh Muhurat and Puja Vidhi related to Hindu festival celebrating the birth of Lord Krishna.
Kajari Teej 2022 Meaning
Women who observe the fast adorn themselves with ‘Solah Shringhar’ or sixteen makeup items and wearing red dresses on Kajari Teej. The fasting festival is celebrated by North Indian women who pray to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati on this religious day. They wake before sunrise to eat, mostly milk and other festive delicacies, and hold a waterless fast after light. They can break the fast after the evening prayer dedicated to Teej Mata, which is followed by the moon-gazing ritual. Swings are also fixed in the houses where women gather and sing folk songs to celebrate the traditional day. August 2022 public holiday calendar with major festivals and events: Raksha Bandhan, Independence Day, Muharram, Ganesh Chaturthi: check all important dates and Indian public holidays for the month
To apply mehndi on the hands is also considered an integral part of festive celebrations. Foods made from barley, gram, rice and full are prepared by mixing it with ghee, honey and dried fruits. Hence, Kajari Teej is one of the essential Hindu fasting festivals which is celebrated with great joy and fervor in Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Bihar. May Teej Mata or Goddess Parvati bless all the ladies who pray for the good health and prosperity of their family members. Kajari Teej Vrat ki Hardik Shubhkamnayein!
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