Teeyan (Teej) 16 July 2015

HASWA’s annual Teeyan event was celebrated on 16th July 2015. Young girls and women came wearing beautiful and colourful traditional outfits. HASWA ladies group sang traditional folk songs, recited poetry and told their own stories of this age old custom that is celebrated at the beginning of the rainy season in India. Traditional Bholiyan were sung and everybody joined in the Giddha dancing before enjoying the delicious food. Thank you to all our volunteers for their help in making this event successful and very enjoyable!