If you have been to Haridwar , you have been to Haridwar Ganga Aarti performed at Hari-ki-Pauri ghat.
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Ganga Aarti Pictures
The Ganga Aarti happens every evening on the banks of the Ganges River in Haridwar ( Har-ki-Pauri ghat ) .
Ganga Aarti is performed every evening in three holy cities of Haridwar, Rishikesh, and Varanasi in India.
Ganga Aarti is a truly devotional ritual that uses fire as an offering by faithful Hindus. The offering is made in the form of a lit lamp with a candle and flowers that is floated down the river.
Ganga Aarti is a truly moving experience for devotees. Every visitor is mesmerized by the devotion of the faithful hindus in Har Ki Pauri ghat on the bank of Ganges in Haridwar
The offering is made to the Goddess Ganga. River Ganga is also affectionately referred to as Maa Ganga.
Ganga Aarti takes place facing the river.
The lamps are lit the ritual of circling around is performed by the pundits (Hindu priests) in a clockwise manner.
The ritual of Aarti is also accompanied by songs and slokas in praise of Mother Ganga by the pundits (Hindu priests).
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