1. FESTIVALS: Ganga Dussehra falls on Jyeshta Shukla 10 (8th June this year) and is also known as Gangavataran which means 'the descent of the the Ganga'. It is dedicated to Goddess Ganga and is commemorated as the day when Ganga was descended to the Earth to accomplish her mission to purge the cursed souls of Bhagiratha's ancestors. Before coming to the Earth, the Ganga was residing in Kamandal of Lord Brahma and along with her brought the purity of heaven to the Earth.
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