The third Teej Pari contest is held today (on September 1, 2012) in the Lazimpat Tourism Development Board office. One of the very few beauty contests held for married women in Nepal, Teej Pari is held before the Teej festival.
The participants of the contest was trained by the senior choreographer Kala Subba. The second Teej pari 2011 (2068) Himani Subba helped Kala Subba in the training.
After the event Himani Subba crowned the Teej Pari 2012, Ramila Pokhrel. The first runner up in the contest was Romi Ghimire. The second runner up was Namrata Karki. There were 10 participants t
o claim the title of this year’s Teej Pari.
Teej contest Teej Pari started in 2010 and the first contest was inaugurated by former crown Princess Himani Shah.