Kevda Treej - September 8 - 2013

When Kevda Treej in 2013 ?

Kevada Teej, also known as  Kevda Trij , is a Hindu ceremonial observed mainly inside Gujarat on the third the light of day of the Shukla Paksha of Bhadravo month in Gujarat. In 2013, the date of Kevda Teej is September 8.

Why Women Celebrate Kevda Treej  ?

Married and unmarried women observe a vrat(fast) on the day and offer Kevada flower to Goddess Parvati and Lord ShivaKevada Teej day, women keep fast for long and good, healthy life of their husband, fast proceeds without even drinking a drop of water.

Women also offer special prayers in Lord Shiva Temples. Some people opt for a complete fast others observe a partial fast on the day. 

Kevada plant is popularly known as fragrant screw pine.

Kevda Flower for kevda treej offer to Godess Parvati Lord Shiva

Kevada Teej observance is quite similar to the Hartalika Teej Vrat

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