Karva Chauth

by duncanr

karva-chauth-photostoday, many Hindu women will be fasting from sunrise to moonrise to bring good health and a long life to the men in their life

originally observed by married women for their husbands, many single women also now celebrate Karva Chauth to bring health and well-being to their fiance – http://tinyurl.com/j7l8n94

[in addition to fasting, women observing Karva Chauth are not permitted to do any housework on this day]

while Karva Chauth is traditionally observed by woman, some men have . . .

recently been getting in on the act

While the culture of wives fasting from sunrise to moonrise may still be prevalent in villages and rural India, the trend of husbands fasting seems to be catching up among young urban men who do not mind observing the fast for and with their wives‘ – http://tinyurl.com/hqr63cx

[and who also want to have a legitimate excuse to avoid housework for a day?] 😆

you can read more about Karva Chauth here – http://tinyurl.com/jgblh8v

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