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Chhath puja is not just a festival, it is an emotion for the people of Indian states, including, Bihar, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh and some parts of Nepal as well. From the melodious songs of Sharda Sinha to the unforgettable taste of thekua, Chhath puja is undoubtedly the most awaited festival in some parts of India. It is a Hindu festival dedicated to the worship of the Sun God, Surya, and Chhathi maiya (also known as Usha), the consort of Surya. The festival is observed on the sixth day after Diwali, usually in October or November, depending on the Hindu calendar. Chhath Puja is a four-day festival, and it involves various rituals and traditions.
However, apart from the all auspicious and sacred rituals, it is the outfits of Chhath puja that also have great importance. The colour black is considered inauspicious in Chhath puja, hence, black-hued outfits can't be worn during the mahaparv. Moreover, sarees, especially cotton and silk sarees, are the best fit for Chhath as it is comfortable. So, here is a list of saree looks inspired by actress, who have their roots in Bihar, for Chhath puja.
Monalisa is a popular actress in the entertainment industry. She has worked predominantly in the Bhojpuri industry. And the diva often serves major fashion inspiration for the festive season. Since Chhath puja is around the corner, one can take fashion inspiration from Monalisa for saree looks. For instance, opt for a red-coloured silk saree featuring golden silk thread work all over it for the puja. Style it with gold jewellery, minimal makeup and open tresses to complete your look.
Rati Pandey is another popular actress in the entertainment industry. She is popular for her television serial, Hitler Didi. Despite being in the glamour world, Rati has not forgotten her roots, and she celebrates the auspicious mahaparv, Chhath with full joy. And you can take some major fashion inspiration from the actress. Opt for a beautiful yellow-hued printed chanderi silk saree for the puja. Accentuate your Chhath puja look with minimal jewelley, dewy makeup and open tresses.
Ratan Raajputh's saree looks are the perfect fashion inspiration for Chhath puja. Since the colour black is prohibited to be used in the puja, you can opt for a beautiful pink-hued saree like Ratan. Following in Ratan Raajputh's look, accentuate your look with minimal jewellery, dewy makeup and keep your tresses open.
Sonakshi Sinha is one of the most popular actresses in Bollywood. She is the daughter of Shatrughan Sinha and Poonam Sinha. The diva never leaves a chance to mesmerise everyone with her stunning style statement. So, if you are observing a fast for the first time on Chhath puja and looking for some outfit choices, then you must check Sonakshi's Instagram handle. Opt for a red-hued pant-style saree featuring embroidery on the borders. Style it with a matching blouse, a cape, minimal jewellery and open tresses.
Ulka Gupta is one of the most popular actress in the television industry. Being a native of Bihar, the diva never leaves a chance to flaunt her traditional roots. So, just like her, embrace your culture and values by donning a lilac-hued silk saree featuring red borders and zari embroidery. Complement your saree with a golden blouse, minimal jewellery, makeup and open tresses.
Sriti Jha is another popular actress from Bihar, who has carved her name in the hearts of millions, courtesy of her impeccable acting skills. Moreover, Sriti's love for sarees is not hidden from anyone, and she definitely serves as a major fashion inspiration for Chhath puja. For celebrating the mahaparv without compromising on your comfort, opt for a light pink-hued chanderi silk saree featuring golden stripes like Sriti. Style it with a matching blouse, minimal accessories, dewy makeup and open tresses.
Simone Singh often flaunts her love for ethnic ensembles. So what can be better than taking some fashion inspiration from the diva? For this Chhath puja, opt for a blue-hued cotton saree like Simone's and style it with a quarter-sleeve blouse. Complete your look with minimal jewellery, makeup and open tresses.
Richa Sony is another popular television actress who has her roots in Bihar. She never leaves a chance to mesmerise everyone with her stunning style statements. So, just like her, exude grace on this Chhath puja in a white-hued hand-painted saree. Opt for a floral worked saree and style it with a plain golden blouse. Accentuate your look with minimal accessories, makeup and open tresses.
Shweta Basu Prasad is one of the most popular actresses in the entertainment industry. Born in Bihar, the diva never leaves a chance to flaunt her traditions and values. So, there is no doubt that you can take some major fashion inspiration from Shweta for the Chhath puja. Opt for an orange-hued silk saree which featured embroidered borders. Style it with a matching blouse, minimal jewellery, dewy makeup and open tresses.
Rani Chatterjee is one of the most popular and talented actresses in the Bhojpuri film industry. The diva rules over millions of hearts, courtesy of her stunning dance moves and impeccable acting skills. For Chhath puja, take some fashion inspiration from Rani and wear an orange-hued cotton saree featuring stripes and borders. Complete your look with a matching blouse, minimal jewellery, dewy makeup and open tresses.
We are in love with all these beautiful looks. Which one of the above-mentioned looks are you going to recreate on Chhath puja? Let us know!