Kajari Teej is observed on third day after Shravan Purnima i.e. Krishna Paksha Tritiya in Bhadrapada month as per North Indian calendars. In 2016, Kajari Teej date is August 21.
On this day women perform Sri Krishna Puja and neem pooja. This is the biggest of all three Teej festivals celebrated in the North.
Kajari Teej is the festival celebrated to welcome monsoon season in grand manner. It is celebrated with utmost enthusiasm in Bundi of Rajasthan, and towns of Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh. Kajari Teej fairs are held for 2 – 3 days in most of the places in Rajasthan.
In some places of North India, Kajari Teej Vrat is held for 15 days, starting with Hariyali Teej.
Kajari Teej vrat 2016 date in other countries
Kajari Teej 2016 date in USA & Canada – August 21
Kajari Teej 2016 date in UK – August 21
Kajari Teej 2016 date in UAE & Gulf countries – August 21
Kajari Teej 2016 date in Singapore & Malaysia – August 21
Kajari Teej 2016 date in Australia & New Zealand – August 21