In this franatic life a festival is occasion of enjoyment and celebration. It strengthen the bond of relationship. It offers a welcome break from the daily monotonous routine life.
Among one of them, the most important festivals of hindus, are karwa chowth. This festivals promotes the enhancement of the husband wife bond. Karwa chouth is helpful in rejuvenating the long lasting harmony and peace between them. It brings joy to the nation. This festival also bring women from each section of society with open arms and to forget the narrow differences between one another.
Rituals of karwa chouth
Karwa chouth is celebrated by Indian married women for the welfare and longevity of their husbands. It is not only a ritual of day long fast even without a drop of water but also the symbol of empowering women of substance. It is a significance of a devoted wife, love for her husband. The beautiful women this day is so fascinating about decorating themselves with all the shringar materials like applying heena over hand and leg, dresses generally in red apparel and also apply vermilion.They attire themselves from head to toe with gold and diamond ornaments. All these little little impressive things give women immense gratification.
On this day women get up before sunrise. They worship lord shiva, parvati, ganesh, karthikeye and moon and seeking their blessing. The day start with ‘sargi’ to eat before sunrise as the fast starts, ends only after worshipping the moon at night.
Renewal of husband wife bond
It is literally heartening that karwa chouth is not emerging as festival only but also bestow marriage bond a certain edge. It sheds away the disagreement between spouse. It is believed that there is nothing more pious, and stonger than the relationship of husband wife. The bonding of husband and wife are eternal and blessed. The women show their true love by performing the puja with full devotion and in return husband express his deep love for his wife through offering some worthy gift.
In this karwa choth eve, I could not stop myself torch the light on that women steps to her husbands home post marriage with full of sparkle in her eyes and deep expectations and emotion. So all dear husbands please don’t shatter her hope for the petty things. Embrace her faults and mistakes as she is not designed to do only perfect things on earth. She can also be imperfect as any other human being. Eventually, she is in her home not in corporates or companies.Celebrate the beautiful bond which god created.
We Indians are very lucky, surrounded by many festivals which gives us reason to become more closer towards your loved ones. Similarly, may karwa chouth brings happiness and peace in the bond of husband wife relation so that love stays till death.