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Ganga Aarti at Haridwar

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Ganga Aarti Means Prayer for the River Ganges. The Ganga is holy river in India. It is worshiped as a goddess. It is providing life in the form of water to India. Every day Morning and Evening Ganga Aarti is organized at Har Ki Pauri. Morning time...more
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| Har Ki Pauri, Near City Control Room, Haridwar 249401, India
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Reviewed 21 April 2012

You will love the Gangaji ki Aarti. It gives you peace and mental satisfaction. The Aarti starts with prayers, followed by havan's and finally the Ganga Aarti. The place itself makes you feel quite relaxed. The pandits out there are not money minded and would...More

1  Thank dhimple
Reviewed 21 April 2012

You don't want to miss it. Be there (Har ki Pauri) at least 45-30 minutes before sunset and get yourself a vantage position, opposite bank stairs, and wait while enjoying the sea of crowd. And once the Aarti starts, you will realize what we are...More

Thank Sujit S
Reviewed 21 April 2012

This is a must for anyone visiting Haridawar. The aarti starts at 6:40, but get there at least an hour before the scheduled time and make sure that you go and sit across the river so that you get a direct view of the ceremony.

3  Thank tenyearitch
Reviewed 16 April 2012

I must say that the entire Ganga Aarti looks like beautiful good-looking picturization of a mythological movie. Its a pretty descriptive and self-explanatory variaton on “beautiful” enigma that when such kind of holy pray is going, you feel the purity with in.

Thank Alluring_Divine
Reviewed 14 April 2012

it was awesome very spiritual,felt delighted and felt very pure after this arti

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Reviewed 13 April 2012

be there by 5.30pm and take a seat on the opposite side. It is just out of the world.

Thank Lanisu
Reviewed 12 April 2012

I went to Haridwar in the first week of April,the weather was great.The evening Aarti at Hari Ki Pauri is simply great,Its advisable to reach the place at least half an hour before the scheduled time to grab a good place to sit.Also try to...More

Thank vivek_agr
Reviewed 11 April 2012

beware of bogus priests on the banks of this holy river. I hope they believe in karma coz it's going to go back to them tenfold. we wanted to just enjoy the Ganga view but this Priest came over and started praying, then started adding...More

1  Thank neeru s
Reviewed 9 April 2012

to watch aarti peacefully u should at least reach har ki pauri by 5.00pm and it is better if u get yourself seated opposite to the aarti site for better view. there will be many people persuading u to donate and to do this n...More

1  Thank Drksdeepak
Reviewed 9 April 2012

It was wonderful to be a part of the Holi Arti performed at the banks of River Ganga... just be there and experience it.

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Response from rajeshmaheshwari | Reviewed this property |
Well you cannot book online. But you really donot need to book as ganga aarti is conducted on ganga river ghat which are huge and spacious. Best way to watch it is to go a bit early and sit there. Or go to opposite side and... More
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Response from JayantSathe | Reviewed this property |
There are standard hotels near railway station but it all depends upon your budget. I would suggest please do not stay in any Dharamshala if you wish to maintain a particular standard. Haridwar is enjoyable many things to... More