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Teej – The festival of swings

16 Dec

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On the occasion of Teej, Goddess Parvati is worshiped by seekers for martial bliss and happiness. Teej is also referred as the festival of swings.Teej is held every year during the Hindu Month of Shravan (July or August) and marks the advent of monsoons. When the monsoon rains fall on parched land, the pleasing scent of wet soil rises into the air and spirits soar high in celebration. Song & dance mark the gaiety of the Teej festival. Women’s observe this festival by fasting and praying to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati for a happy married life.

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Posted by on 16/12/2014 in Uncategorized

 

2 responses to “Teej – The festival of swings

  1. dunelight

    02/02/2015 at 12:16 PM

    I love the happiness and colors, lovely.

     
    • Anil C. Mandal

      02/02/2015 at 8:11 PM

      All in a festive mood. Happiness and color all around. Thanks for liking the post!

       

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