triveni ghaatTriveni Ghat, Uttarakhand, India

Triveni Ghat is situated at the bank of holy river Ganges.  It is a confluence of three holy rivers, Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati.  Triveni Ghat is the most revered bathing spot within Rishikesh. It is believed that the water of this ghat has so much power that if any person who take a dip in this ghat, will get relief from all his past sins. Devotees offer many things at Triveni Ghat, they offer milk to river in the early morning and feed the fish.  The pleasant view of Triveni Ghat is the view of thousands of lamps floated in the river after the sunset during the Maha aarti. The place holds very significant place in Hindu puranas and mythology.  There is a market placed at Triveni Ghat from where one can get precious and semi-precious stones, gems, cloths, spiritual CDs and tapes, religious goods, jewellery and rudraksh etc. The places to visit in Triveni Ghat are Gita Mandir, Bharat Mandir and Lakshmi  Narain Temple etc.