Hartalika Teej 2021: This worship dedicated to Lord Shiva and Mother Parvati is known as Hartalika Teej. This year this fast is on the coming 9th (September). If you are keeping this fast for the first time, then it is very important for you to know about its rules. Today we will tell you the special rules related to this fast and their importance. This fast is done on Tritiya Tithi of Shukla Paksha of Bhadrapada month. It is kept by both married and unmarried girls. Married women observe this fast for the long life of their husband. At the same time, unmarried girls do this fast with all their heart to get a good groom. Let us know more special rules related to this fast.
Hartalika Teej Fasting Rules
This fast is very difficult. Some special rules have to be followed to fulfill this fast. Like this fasting – it is waterless and fasting. People observing this fast should keep in mind that they should not consume water or grains even by mistake. There are different beliefs in place. Some people take water as soon as the fast is over, while some people take water on the next day of the fast.
The married women who are observing this fast are decorated like a bride. The hands wear mehndi and red-red bangles. Sixteen make up. Adorned with jewellery. Mahavar wears anklets, nettles on his feet. At the same time, unmarried girls who observe this fast are also decorated.
According to the auspicious time, Lord Shiva is worshiped according to the law and devotion, kirtan-jagaran is done for Lord Shiva without sleeping the whole night. Whoever is going to observe this fast for the first time, take care not to sleep at night and devote full attention to the worship of Lord Shiva and Mother Parvati. It is said that if someone falls asleep on the day of fasting, then it is considered inauspicious.
It is believed that once you lift the fast of Hartalika Teej, then do not leave it in the middle. Every year you have to complete it with full law and order.
If you are going to keep this fast, then on the day of the fast, you should know how to control your anger. The mind should be cool and relaxed while observing this fast. One should keep restraint on oneself while observing this fast.
Women or unmarried girls observing the fast of Hartalika Teej should take special care of the elderly. Be younger or older than you, don’t say anything to them that will hurt their heart.
Women keeping Hartalika Teej should not say any kind of abusive words to their husbands. Don’t fight with them. Do not misbehave with anyone in the family, knowingly or unknowingly.