In flaming red - Teej Festival

Celebrating Women’s Festival Haretalika Teej In Kathmandu, Nepal . . . In flaming red and green saris expressing their happiness, Hindu women of local Nepalese celebrated the Teej Festival of purification and marital bliss Tuesday in Pashupatinath Temple. . . .

Through prayer, devotional songs, dance, feasting and other celebratory rituals — following days of fasting — married women sought happiness with their husbands. Single women petitioned for good husbands. . . Dance - Love - Pray - Long will my husband live.

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