Karwachauth is a very important Hindu festival for married women in northern and western parts of India.
It is a fasting ritual observed by all married Hindu women for the longevity,prosperity and well-being of their husbands.This festival is very popular in Punjab, Haryana, Gujrat, RAjasthan and Uttar Pradesh.Those married women who observe this fast are “SOBHAGYAWATI”. On this they keep fast for the whole day.It starts before sunrise and ends with the worship of moon.Karwachuth is celebrated on the fourth day after the full moon in the Kartik month of Hindu Calander.Sometimes, unmarried women too observe the fast for their fiancés or desired husbands.
On this occasion the parents of married girls send various gifts to their married daughters.
The mother-in-law give SARGI to her daughter-in-law to start the fast.This sargi includes sweets, fruits, Mathi, Nariyal, dryfruits ,bangles, mehndi, kumkum, beautiful bindis, lipsticks, saree or a suit and other items.The ladies who fast apply mehndi on their hands,wear new suits or sarees on this day or once again they dressed up like a bride again.
Karwachauth Puja , Karwachauth Vidhi
Women start their fast early morning by eating sargi and after this they dont eat whole day even not a drop of water.In the evening an elderly lady or Pandtani recite a story of karwachuth to the fasting women anda fter the story session they give BAYANA to their mother-in-laws to show respect and honour.
Now days giving BAYANA to their mother-in-law is also a great deal.They have to consider their choice and other things before buying gifts for them.Lots of options are available in market.Even you can buy gifts from Online stores and they deliver it to your doorstep on the same day.
Karwachauth festival is dedicated to husband and wife , the most important relationship in one’s life.On this relationship all the relations are based.On this day husbands also give gifts to their loving wives to show their love(karwa Chauth Gift Ideas for Wife) .For them also they buy gifts online.Husbands can choose some exciting combos of spa and skin lotion hampers team it up with fresh flowers to spoil and pamper her.You can also buy decent jewellary for them.husbands also plan for a candle light dinner also.For making it more exciting they also go for a nightout in a decorated hotel room to relish their memories.
On this hard day of fasting ladies can do kitty parties to kill their hard time. They can also organise dance competions, mehndi competions, exhibitions even they can got to watch movies.arwachauth in other words we call it Indian Valentine’s Day for married people.