Terms and Questions:

Ganga: The River Goddess




1.    Tirthsthan

2.    Trilokapathagamini

3.    Ghats


1.    What sort of religious practices take place along the Ganga?

2.    According to Hindus belief, what are the advantages of ritual bathing in the Ganga?

3.    How is the Ganga associated with death?

4.    Describe some of the environmental issues surrounding the Ganga