▶️ Tens of 1000’s of devotees took holy dips in sacred rivers throughout northern India, Tuesday, November 12, to have fun “Kartik Purnima”, the complete moon day of the seventh month of the Hindu calendar.
In line with perception, bathing in Ganges River or others on “Kartik Purnima” washes away all sins and results in salvation.
👉 In coastal Bhubaneswar metropolis, folks marked the event by leaving colourful paper boats in a temple pond to hope for his or her family members dwelling in another country.
Hindus bathe within the Ganges in an act of formality purification. After taking a dip within the polluted however sacred waters, it’s a widespread observe for folks to fill cans, bottles and metal containers for relations and mates who couldn’t make it to the river. Others sprinkle it on their dry garments. (Reuters)