Hartalika Teej is observed a month after Hariyali Teej and is celebrated before Ganesh Chaturthi. This time, it will be celebrated on September 12, 2018 – Wednesday. The festival is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati and their makeshift statues are worshipped on this day for marital bliss and progeny. Hartalika Teej 2018 is celebrated in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh. To celebrate the festival, women do puja, dress up in new traditional clothes and observe a fast for happiness in their marriage.
Hartalika word is a combination of “Harat” and “Aalika” which means “abduction” and “female friend” respectively. According to legend, Hartalika Teej celebrates the reunion of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. It is the day on which the God accepted her as a wife after her 108 re-births.
Here we bring top 5 Bhojpuri songs to make your day on Hartalika Teej:
Sab Mil Zool Ke Aarti Utaara Hartalika Teej
Bhola Baba Aail Teej Tyohar
Aavi Na Kavno Balaiya
He Bhole Baba
Teej Ke Paraviya Have Bada Pawan