Many hues of Karva Chauth

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A woman performs the Karva Chauth rituals, in New Delhi. (Arun Sharma/HT Photo)

A woman performs the Karva Chauth rituals, in New Delhi. (Arun Sharma/HT Photo)

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Women pray at the Karva Chauth puja at a colony in New Delhi. (Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

Women pray at the Karva Chauth puja at a colony in New Delhi. (Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

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A woman holds a platter of traditional elements required for the Karva Chauth puja, in New Delhi. (Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

A woman holds a platter of traditional elements required for the Karva Chauth puja, in New Delhi. (Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

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According to tradition, married women fast from sunrise to moonrise for safety and longevity of their husbands. (Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

According to tradition, married women fast from sunrise to moonrise for safety and longevity of their husbands. (Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

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Women click a ‘selfie’ on the occasion of Karva Chauth, in New Delhi. (Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

Women click a ‘selfie’ on the occasion of Karva Chauth, in New Delhi. (Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

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According to tradition, married women fast from sunrise to moonrise for safety and longevity of their husbands. (Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

According to tradition, married women fast from sunrise to moonrise for safety and longevity of their husbands. (Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

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Women wear traditional attires and apply henna on their hands to mark the annual Karva Chauth puja, at Defence Colony in New Delhi. (Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

Women wear traditional attires and apply henna on their hands to mark the annual Karva Chauth puja, at Defence Colony in New Delhi. (Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

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Women break the Karva Chauth fast after moonrise, in New Delhi. (Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

Women break the Karva Chauth fast after moonrise, in New Delhi. (Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

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