Teej festival celebrated (Photo Feature)

12th Sep, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew

KATHMANDU: Female devotees across the nation, Hindus in particular, on Wenesday are celebrating the “ Haritalika” Teej festival, which holds religious and social significance for them.Teej is the fasting festival of women in Country .

The devotees throng Shiva temples and worship Lord Shiva, praying for longevity, happiness and prosperity of their husbands.For unmarried girls also observe fast on this day for a good husband.

Thousands of women, mostly clad in red sarees, visited the Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu and Lord Shiva Temples in other cities  to mark the occasion today.



Photo: Bishnu Thapa