Thursday, October 28, 2010

Karva Chauth Festival

Karva Chauth is a festival celebrated in India. The fast of Karva Chauth is kept by women for the well-being, prosperity and longevity of their husbands. Lot of tradition is associated with the festival of Karwa Chauth. Breaking the day long fasting after moon-sighting is one such long tradition which has been passed over from one generation to the other. The fasting ritual during Karwa Chauth signifies the unending love, respect and devotion of a wife towards her husband.

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