Meaning of karwa Chauth..........??
This is a celebration for married Hindu women. Karwa Chauth is considered the most important fast done by the married women. The fast is done to ask Gods blessing for their husbands long lives. This celebration occurs about a week before Diwali and after the full moon. It is mostly practiced in northern India.!!! buy new karwa (clay pot) and decorate and paint them on the outside with beautiful designs. The karwa holds bangles, ribbons, makeup items, small clothes (handkerchiefs), flowers and homemade sweets and candy.!!ggl..>>
Karva Chauth, women wake up before sunrise about 5am, eat food from the sun rise.
The pooja preparations start a day in advance. Married women buy the shringar or the traditional adornments and the other pooja items the karwa, matthi, heena etc.
In Punjab women get up early in the morning, before sunrise and eat food prepared by their mother-in-law. The morning passes by in other festive activities like decorating hand and feet with h ...more