Sushma Swaraj celebrates Karwa Chauth with traditional fervour

08 October 2017, 10:54 PM
Swaraj was seen offering prayers to the moon and broke her fast after performing all rituals
Swaraj was seen offering prayers to the moon and broke her fast after performing all rituals

Karwa Chauth or Karva Chauth marks a nationwide celebration of a Hindu festival where married women observe 'nirjala' fast throughout the day for the well-being longevity of their husbands.

Adding to the fervour of this festival, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj celebrated Karwa Chauth on Sunday evening along with other married women in Delhi.

Dressed in a red saree and traditional jewellery, Swaraj offered prayers to the moon and performed customary rituals before breaking her fast.

 

First Published: Sunday, October 08, 2017 09:50 PM
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