Hariyali Teej or Hariyali Teej Vrat (Singhara Teej or Teejan) is a vrat or puja observed on the third day just after Hariyali Amavasya, in Shravan Month (July – August) of North Indian Hindi calendar. In 2012 Hariyali Teej date is July 22, Sunday. This vrata is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. It is observed mainly by married and unmarried women of Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, etc.
On Hariyali Teej vrat day, Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati are worshipped. Women wear green bangles to symbolize the lush greenery during Sawan mahina and their prosperous life. Moon God is also worshipped in the evening after breaking the fast. Women also adorn their hands with Mehandi designs. Hariyali Teej is also known as Choti Teej.