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Ganga Dussehra 2018


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Upcoming Event: 24 May 2018
गंगा दशहरा (Ganga Dussehra) is avtarn day of Goddess Ganga from kamandal of Lord Brahma to the earth by king Bhagirath. Before avtarn on earth river Ganga was the part of haven.

गंगा दशहरा (Ganga Dussehra) is avtarn day of Goddess Ganga from kamandal of Lord Brahma to the earth by king Bhagirath. Before avtarn on earth river Ganga was the part of haven. On Ganga Dashahara devotees worship Goddess Ganga and take bath in Ganges, and perform dan-punya, fasting, bhajan and Ganga aarti.

Thousands of devotees take a holy dip in Allahabad, Garhmukteshwar, Haridwar, Rishikesh, Varanasi, Patna and Gangasagar. Ganga aarti is performed on Dasaswamedh Ghat Varanasi and Har Ki Pauri Haridwar. Devotees living near river Yamuna also take a snan in Mathura, Vrindavan, and Bateshwar. Devotees distribute drinks such as lassi, sharbat, shikanji; sweets like jalebi, malpua, kheer and fruit watermelon. Few places also celebrate kite flying on this day.

Information

Related Name
Gangavataran - गंगावतरन
Frequency
Yearly / Annual
Duration
One Day
Begins (Tithi)
Jyeshtha Shukla Dashami
Ends (Tithi)
Jyeshtha Shukla Dashami
Months
May / June
Celebrations
Bath in River Ganga, Fast, Bhajan/Kirtan, Dan-Punya, Ganga Aarti, Kite Flying, Mela, Drinks Lassi, Sharbat and Shikanji.
Imp Places
Allahabad, Garhmukteshwar, Haridwar, Rishikesh, Varanasi and Patna; Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Bihar, and West Bengal.
Futures Dates
12 June 20191 June 202020 June 20219 June 2022
Past Dates
3 June 2017, 14 June 2016

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