Teej is celebrated during the Indian monsoon season i.e. in July, August, and September. The exact dates of the festival depend upon the lunar cycle. This year, Teej festival 2020 date is 6 August. Teej Festival is a 3-day celebration of the reunion of Goddess Parvati and Lord Shiva after a long penance served by Goddess Parvati. It is believed that she took 108 births before she united with Lord Shiva. Talk about dying in love. She actually did that. Women, remember Goddess Parvati in your prayers on this day to be blessed with a devoted spouse. Married women celebrate this festival to seek the blessing of the almighty and eternalize their bond of marriage. Oh How romantic ! 

Teej festival

A riot of colors, enormous fanfare, and interesting rituals, Teej festival is celebrated with much fervor and vigour among women. While peacocks celebrate the arrival of monsoons with dancing, Indian Women all around the world, celebrate it with singing folk songs and swaying on a tree swing. Yea, we Indian women are born Heroines of drama movies ! 

Now you know what is Teej festival, let’s see what are the beautiful attires you can flaunt on this Day for your rituals and after celebrations. 

It is a known fact that , On Teej, unmarried and married women dress up in bright clothes, mostly wearing green as it is considered auspicious and symbolizes the month of Sawan. Usually they wear sarees, suits and lehengas.

bright clothes

Saas Bahu Dramas -Sarees

I’m all for the Hindi serial orthodox saas bahu wala dress up this Teej. Since you’d be dehydrated by the end of the day and would not have the glow required, pamper yourself with a full blown make-up, designer sarees or traditional silk sarees with apt jewels . And by jewels I meant, those chunky anklets and nose studs. Married women dont forget big beautiful bindi matching your saree.

Saas Bahu Dramas -Sarees

Traditional and Modern Anarkali 

For the haters of the bollywood saas bahu dramas, but love our indian custom and tradition, we always have numerous options of Anarkali suits at cbazaar. To filter down your options, you can search for Green anarkali suits on our page. Summer prints and festive feels, you can choose banarasi brocade anarkali with contrasting Palazzo pants , silk anarkali suits with embroideries to look your ethnic bests. From Rayon to Net we have Anarkali suits at various ranges and unique designs for you to choose this Teej. 

Traditional and Modern Anarkali 

Wedding brigade -Lehengas 

Splendid, opulent, magnificent and elegant designer lehengas are perfect choices for festivals like Teej. drop shoulder blouse, layered sleeve blouses, dupatta or no dupatta, and heavily embellished embroidery which redefines vintage should be every women choice this season. If new brides are in love with elegance and wants to stay away from the typical bright Teej colors such as greens and yellow, then soft tones and pastel hued lehengas are best and comfortable wear for rituals and after ritual celebrations. 

Wedding brigade -Lehengas Splendid, opulent, magnificent and elegant designer lehengas are perfect choices for festivals like Teej. drop shoulder blouse, layered sleeve blouses, dupatta or no dupatta, and heavily embellished embroidery which redefines vintage should be every women choice this season. If new brides are in love with elegance and wants to stay away from the typical bright Teej colors such as greens and yellow, then soft tones and pastel hued lehengas are best and comfortable wear for rituals and after ritual celebrations.

Indian fairyale – Indowestern 

Today’s unconventional brides have their unconventional tastes in fashion.

For an entirely different ethnic style, wear a dhoti salwar suit. You can opt for indo western out anarkali gowns or Jacket style anarkali or skirts which are crafted out of traditional Indian textiles like silk, batik or kalamkari for a semi formal comfy look. get inspired by Designer Sabyasachi Indowestern looks. Another such trending example of indo western fashion is the saree gown, which has been aced by Indian designer Sonakshi Raaj. Indian western fusion dresses can be accessorized with traditional neckpieces or polki earrings with traditional Juttis and traditional bangles in green and red as it symbolises long health and fertility.

Indian fairyale - Indowestern

Outfit ideas for teej