Karwa Chauth is an ancient ritual used by Indian women residing in India and out. This festival is more well-liked in North India and as well with the Sikh community. On the day of Karwa Chauth, women observe a day lengthy fast and pray for the overall health and progress of their loved/ husbands. This ritual of enjoying Karva Chauth is mainly followed in the states of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Gujarat, and Rajasthan, to name a few.
Before we go ahead and tell you what rituals to follow in this Karwa Chauth 2016, let's first understand the meaning of Karva Chauth.
The word Karwa means 'clay pot' and Chauth means 'fourth day'. The clay pot which is utilized through the rituals is a indication of wealth and happiness. Therefore, the name Karwa Chauth is given to this day.
This day chant 3 mala (324 mantra) for...
- Protect your family
- Protect your husband
- Healthy family life
- wealth development
- || OM DHANVANTARE SARVA RAKSHAA KURU KURU NAMAHA ||
- ॥ॐ धनवंतरे सर्व रक्षा कुरु कुरु नमः॥