Excuse me mam, on the national integration only one question, What is this Karwa chawth?
Asked by Ravinesh Kumar, 02 Nov '12 02:17 pm
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Karva Chauth is an annual one-day festival celebrated by Hindu women in North India, the Indian state of Gujarat and parts of Pakistan in which married women fast from sunrise to moonrise for the safety and longevity of their husbands.Answered by LIPSIKA, 02 Nov '12 02:21 pm
Its a indian tradition.....especially for women.....for prosperity of their life....Answered by vijay, 02 Nov '12 02:57 pm
The fast of Karwa Chauth is kept 9 days before Diwali. It falls on the fourth day of the Kartik month by the Hindu calendar (fourth day of the waning moon or the dark fortnight). Karwa Chauth is considered one of the most important fasts observed by the married Hindu women. On this day the women pray for the welfare and long life of their husbands. It is the most important and difficult fast observed by married Hindu women. It begins before sunrise and ends only after offering prayers and worshipping the moon at night.Answered by saranathan Narasimhan, 02 Nov '12 02:31 pm