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Friday, May 24, 2013

(5.2.17) Ganga Dashahara / Ganga Dussehra 2016

 Ganga Dashahara / Ganga Dussehra 2016

When is Ganga Dashahara
In the year 2016 Ganga Dashahara is on Tuesday, 14 June, 2016 .

On Dashmi Tithi of Shukal Paksh of Jeshtha , the holy river Ganga came down to the earth from heaven. So  taking a bath in the river Ganga is considered to be very auspicious. And if it is not possible to bathe in the Ganga , people can have  a bath in the nearby river or at other places with the feeling as if they are having a bath in the river Ganga. After taking a bath, they should sit at a peaceful  place and worship the river Ganga chanting the following Mantra :-
"Om Namah Shivayai Naaraayanyai Dasharaayai Gangaayai Namah."
" ॐ नमः शिवायै नारायण्यै दशहरायै गंगायै नमः।"
Donations :-
If the person wants to donate things , the quantity of the things should be ten in number. Giving donations removes the sins of the person. While giving donations, chant the Mantra -
 " Gangaayai Namah. " 
' गंगायै नमः'। 

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