Ganga Dussehra: When and Why It Is Celebrated, Wishes and Quotes
Ganga Dussehra: When and Why It Is Celebrated, Wishes and Quotes

Ganga Dussehra is one of the most auspicious festivals for Hindus. This special day is dedicated to worshipping Goddess Ganga, commemorating the sacred event when she descended from the heavens to purify the Earth. Celebrated with immense devotion and enthusiasm, Ganga Dussehra in 2024 will take place on June 16th.

Ganga Dussehra 2024: Date and Time

Dashami Tithi Begins: June 16, 2024 - 02:32 AM

Dashami Tithi Ends: June 17, 2024 - 04:43 AM

Hasta Nakshatra Begins: June 15, 2024 - 08:14 AM

Hasta Nakshatra Ends: June 16, 2024 - 11:13 AM

Vyatipat Yoga Starts: June 14, 2024 - 07:08 PM

Vyatipat Yoga Ends: June 15, 2024 - 08:11 PM

The Significance of Ganga Dussehra

Ganga Dussehra holds profound religious and spiritual importance for Hindus. According to Hindu scriptures, Goddess Ganga descended to Earth on the Dashami Tithi of Shukla Paksha in the month of Jyeshtha. This day is considered highly auspicious for honoring the goddess, and devotees across India celebrate with great joy and reverence. The festival is marked by offering prayers, performing rituals, and seeking blessings from Goddess Ganga to wash away sins and bring purity and prosperity.

Celebrations and Traditions

On Ganga Dussehra, devotees take a holy dip in the sacred river Ganga, believing that it will cleanse them of their sins. Temples dedicated to Goddess Ganga are adorned with flowers, and special prayers and aartis are performed. Many devotees also offer flowers, fruits, and sweets to the river as a token of their devotion. The festival is especially vibrant in cities like Haridwar, Varanasi, and Allahabad, where large crowds gather to celebrate the descent of the goddess.

Wishes and Quotes for Ganga Dussehra

  1. "May the blessings of Goddess Ganga bring peace and happiness to your life. Happy Ganga Dussehra!"
  2. "On this auspicious day, may Goddess Ganga wash away all your sins and bring joy to your heart. Happy Ganga Dussehra!"
  3. "Wishing you and your family a blessed Ganga Dussehra filled with purity, peace, and prosperity."
  4. "May the holy waters of the Ganges purify your soul and bring you eternal happiness. Happy Ganga Dussehra!"
  5. "Let the blessings of Goddess Ganga flow into your life, bringing you love and tranquility. Happy Ganga Dussehra!"
  6. "On Ganga Dussehra, may you find peace and joy in the divine blessings of Goddess Ganga."
  7. "May the divine river Ganga bless you with happiness, health, and prosperity on this Ganga Dussehra."
  8. "Wishing you a joyous Ganga Dussehra! May your life be filled with the blessings of Goddess Ganga."
  9. "May Goddess Ganga shower her blessings on you and your family. Happy Ganga Dussehra!"
  10. "On this sacred day, may you be blessed with the divine grace of Goddess Ganga. Happy Ganga Dussehra!"

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