» Hariyali Teej
Hariyali Teej

Hariyali Teej

Hariyali Teej in 2021 »   11 August

Hariyali Teej in 2022 »   31 July

Hariyali Teej in 2023 »   19 August

Category: Community
Celebrated In: India in Rain Season
Celebrated By: Hindu (Hindu)

Teej festivity is observed with much fanfare by women in North Indian states, especially in Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Bihar. Three famous Teej(s) which are celebrated by women during Sawan and Bhadrapada months are -

1. Hariyali Teej
2. Kajari Teej
3. Hartalika Teej

Shravani Teej or Hariyali Teej is celebrated on the third day of Shukla Paksha in the Shravan month. It is also known as Madhusrava Tritiya and Choti Teej. This festival is mainly celebrated by women in which everything can be seen full of life because of the Shravan month. Nature can be seen flourishing.

Women celebrate Hariyali Teej on the third day of Shukla Paksha in the Shravan month(Purnimant). Heavy rains can be witnessed during this period. Everything can be seen green because of the trees and plants and that is the reason why this festival is known as Hariyali Teej.

Kajari Teej is the second festival of Teej festivals is celebrated on Krishna Paksh Tritiya Day i.e on the third day of the Bhadraprad month(Purnimant). This Teej is most popularly celebrated in the Bundi district of Rajasthan. On this Teej, the whole community together, performs the neem pooja and then a grand procession carrying the beautiful idol of Goddess Pravati is undertaken by the devotees with great fervor.

History of Teej :
The festival of Teej symbolizes reunion of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. Teej teaches us the sacrifice of wife to win the heart of husband. It is said that Parvati reborn and went through stringent fasting for 108 long years to prove her dedication, devotion and unconditional love towards Lord Shiva. 

Finally, 108 years of long sacrifice paid off and Lord Shiva accepted her as his wife. Till today, the festival of Teej is celebrated to honor the devotion of Goddess Parvati – popularly known as TEEJ MATA. On this day, both married and unmarried women seek her blessings for their happy marital life.

Hariyali Teej Dates

Hariyali Teej in 2021 »   11 August

Hariyali Teej in 2022 »   31 July

Hariyali Teej in 2023 »   19 August

Festival More Detail
Festival Articles
Fairs Around The World
India

Shravan Jhula Mela is one of the major fair of Uttar Pradesh. The fair of Sravan Jhula is usua...

India

Joranda Mela of Orissa has religious spirit associated with it. Joranda Mela is organized in J...

India

Chitra-Vichitra Mela is a purely tribal fair that takes place in the Gumbhakhari village, whic...

India

The Bahu Mela is celebrated in honor of the Goddess Kali whose temple lies in the Bahu Fort. T...

India


The famed cattle fair is held at Sonepur, in Northern Bihar on the banks of the River...

India

Gokulanand Mela is one such important fair in the state of West Bengal.Gokulanand Mela is held...

India

one of the most famous stories in Hindu Puranas, Renuka the wife of Rishi Jamdagni and mother ...

Copyright © FestivalsZone. All Rights Reserved.