Hariyali Teej is one of the three major teej festivals observed by Hindu women. It is observed on the Tritiya of the shukla paksha in Shravan month of the Hindu calendar.
Married women observe the Hariyali Teej fast praying for longevity and welfare of their husbands.
Hariyali Teej 2022 Date: July 31, Sunday.
Tritiya Tithi Starts: 31 July, 2022 03:00 AM.
Tritiya Tithi Ends: 01 August, 2022 04:18 AM.
Rituals: On this day, married women are gifted with traditional dresses, bangles, henna, sindoor and sweets by their in-laws.
The women dress up in green color lehengas or sarees. As a part of the ritual, married women go to their parents’ house for celebrating Hariyali Teej.
There is tradition of applying henna on hands and feet on the day of Hariyali Teej.
Married women also observe strict fast known as ‘Nirjala Vrat’. They don’t eat or drink during the day. The fast is broken later after worshipping the moon.