Teej is the generic name for a number of Hindu festivals that are celebrated by women in many parts of India and Nepal. Haryali Teej and Hartalika Teej welcome the monsoon season and are celebrated primarily by girls and women, with songs, dancing and prayer rituals.
Celebrations: wearing colorful dress maxima people using red because red is a symbol of love
Also called: Monsoon Festival/Dedicated to Parvati
Begins: Haryali Teej: Third day of the bright half of the lunar month of Shraavana. Kajari Teej: the third day of the dark fortnight of Bhadrapada. Hartalika Teej: third day of the bright half of Bhadrapada.