5 Essential Things Pregnant Women Should Follow While Fasting

Hartalika Teej 2022: The third of three popular teej, Hartalika Teej is around the corner. This festival is usually celebrated in the months of Sawan and Bhadrapada and is one of the most famous festivals in Bihar, Uttar Prdesh, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh. This year, Hartalika Teej is August 30, and women who observe the fast on this day are busy with preparations. They fast for their husbands and pray for marital happiness.Also Read – Hartalika Teej 2022 Henna Ideas: 8 Simple and Beautiful Mehndi Designs to Try at Home

Although fasting days are not easy, Hartalika Teej is considered one of the most difficult as women have to survive without touching food or water. While many preachers advise pregnant women and nursing mothers not to decide to fast. But some women still choose to do so because of their greater devotion and faith. However, it is important to consult your doctor before deciding to fast. Also Read – Hartalika Teej 2022: Date, Timings, Puja Muhurat and Rituals – Know all the details here

If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, there are some important things to keep in mind before fasting:

5 Essential Things Pregnant Women Should Follow While Fasting On Hartalika Teej 2022:

  1. It is essential that pregnant women and nursing mothers eat something every two hours of the fast, so that the baby receives sufficient nutrition and the mothers also feel strong inside,
  2. Keep consuming fruits, juices, coconut water and milk as they are very healthy and will keep your body hydrated.
  3. Stay away from fried foods, coffee as they will dehydrate your body and also not recommended for babies.
  4. Also, when you break the fast, make sure you don’t just consume water, fruit or anything light so that your body feels full and you don’t feel any kind of weakness.
  5. Avoid sitting on the ground or in any position during Puja. Sit on a stool or chair. If you feel uncomfortable or unwell, lie down in your room and rest for a while.
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