Teeyan Da Mela” is one of the “Canadian Largest mega Event” that “Watno Dur” organizes every year since 2004 on mother’s day.“Teeyan Da Mela” is a complete event only for ladies. It is festival for Indian Women where newly married and young unmarried women gather together to celebrate the beginning of rainy season.
Giving details about the upcoming Event Mr Sukhi Nijjer, The man behind the iconic event said, Teeyan (Punjabi: ਤੀਆਂ) is the women’s dance festival of the Punjab region. Giddha can be seen at its best during the celebrations. Keeping in mind the same old tradition of Teej or Teeyan, Watno Dur makes a humble effort each year to celebrate this women festival of happiness. It has been organized from last so many years in Powerade Centre in Brampton. Approximately, 10,000 to 12,000 Ladies of every age group gather there to celebrate Teeyan and dance in joy. The event is itself a complete entertainer as we have all the arrangements for our guests to have a good time.
Following are some highlights of the Event:
1) Reputed and Well Known singers from around the world. Almost every big star has showed his/her presence on the event in past years ranging from folk and traditional singers to Pop and young new talent has performed on the huge stage of Teeyan Da Mela.
2) Stalls for various items related to ladies are there to create an environment of fair. Stalls are of garments, make up items, traditional wear etc. by our various reputed boutiques and other businesses.
3) Food stalls are also there to cater to their physical appetite.
4) There are also booths by various social organizations to create awareness in women.
5)On the same day about 20,000 copies Of “Teeyan Da Mela” magazine are distribute, the publication offer the readers with important information about the community, as well as our proud sponsors, and keeps you informed about the various events organized by “Watno Dur” team around the year.
Elated, Mr Nijjer, concluding on the information said, the prizes this year are larger and bigger than ever and we hope to make the event this year a landmark event for our Punjabi community.