Teej is a Hindu competition celebrated with a lot fanfare via girls in North Indian states, particularly in Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Bihar.
There are 3 well-known Teej(s) celebrated via girls around the nation:
- Hariyali Teej
- Kajari Teej
- Hartalika Teej
Hariyali Teej is the primary Teej of the yr that falls within the month of Sharvana (July-August). Kajari Teej is widely known 15 days after the Hariyali Teej, 3 days after the Raksha Bandhan and 5 days prior to Krishna Janmashtami. Haritalika Teej comes one month after Hariyali Teej and more often than not celebrated at some point prior to Ganesh Chaturthi.
Kajari Teej could also be spelled as Kajali Teej or Kajri Teej, and is sometimes called Badi Teej. Hariyali Teej, which falls 15 days previous to Kajari Teej, is named as Chhoti Teej.
On the day of Kajari Teej married girls stay speedy complete day and worship Lord Shiva and Parvati. The Kajari Teej puja and vrat is noticed via girls for well-being in their husbands and circle of relatives.