Karwa Chauth is a traditional Indian festival when married Hindu women fast from sunrise to moonrise for the longevity and prosperity of their husbands. Fasting the entire day without drinking a single drop of water and following the long rituals can be extremely tiring. But that doesn’t stop women from celebrating this festival with great fervour and excitement. The day-long rigorous fasting symbolizes their selfless love and dedication for their husbands.
This year, Karwa Chauth will be observed on 17th October. We are sharing below some creative ways of Karwa Chauth celebration for you and your partner.
Throw a Theme Party
Karwa Chauth might be the day of love, dedication, and sacrifice but that shouldn’t stop ladies from having fun. Once the fast rituals are over, you can have fun at a Karwa Chauth themed party with your friends. All the women decked up in traditional attire and jewelry would have great fun chit-chatting, dancing, and savouring yummy delicacies after the rigorous fasting. And don’t forget to pamper the ladies with awesome Karwa Chauth gifts in the end. After all, they deserve to be pampered and showered with lovely treats after all the hard work.
Arrange Fun Games for Society Women
Games during parties and special occasions is an amazing way to entertain people. How about gathering all the women in your society and arranging for a fun game session? Sounds fun, right? Dumb charades, pictionary, scavenger hunt, alphabetical talk, never have I ever are some of the fun activities to entertain the ladies and keep them engaged. Apart from pleasing the ladies, these exciting games will divert their attention from hunger.
Treat Under Stars
All the men out there looking for ways to make Karwa Chauth celebrations special – take your wife for a retreat under the stars. Your lady love will truly appreciate the idea. Relishing delicious food in a romantic setting under the stars near the poolside is the best way to pamper your wife and celebrate togetherness on Karwa Chauth.
Karwa Chauth Moon Sighting on the Go
Doing traditional things in unique ways make them even more special. Who said you can only break the Karwa Chauth fast at home? Start the fast with traditional rituals and customs. Plan a trip with your husband to utilize the day more productively. Pack the pooja essentials required to break the fast. Go on a road trip with your husband and explore the unexplored roads. And when the moon shows up in the sky at night, stop the car in a safe place, take the pooja thali, watch the moon through the sieve and break the fast. It will add thrill and excitement to your Karwa Chauth celebrations like never before.
A Pampering Session with Mother-In-Law
Your mother-in-law’s involvement in karwa chauth fast should not be limited to sending you sargi. Use this occasion as an opportunity to spend some quality time with her. Book a pampering session for you two at the nearby salon. Have a fun chit-chat during the session. Ask her what’s up in her life and do share what’s going on with your life. A spa session will be a great excuse to bond with your mother-in-law and celebrate the special occasion of Karwa Chauth.
These creative Karwa Chauth celebration ideas will let you have fun keeping intact the traditional value of the festival.