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The photo is of Kursi Ghat in Patna. Here on Friday evening, Chhath Vrati women took bath and offered Arghya to the setting sun.
The faith of Chhath Mahaparava is shattered on the Ghats of Bihar. Devotees were seen everywhere on the ghats and Mahaparva was celebrated. In Patna, devotees arrived at the Ganges ghats by garnishing fruit, snacks, and saffron on soup. They were offered to the sixth maiya. The devotees offered Arghya to the setting sun. Arghya will be offered to the rising sun tomorrow morning.
Patna: Social distancing disappears, chaat and golgappa shops adorned
Crowd thronged the ghats of Patna. People were seen wearing masks but did not see social distancing. Chaat and Golgappe shops adorned the ghats. The phase of selfie also continued continuously. People also celebrated Chhath festival in the ponds built in the city’s parks. In most places the festival was also celebrated on the roof of houses and apartments. Despite the prohibition, people made fireworks.
The administration in Patna appealed to the people to celebrate Chhath at home. But there is not enough space in everyone’s house to celebrate Chhath. In such a situation, people also went to the ghats. The administration has declared 24 ghats of Patna as dangerous. In such a situation, devotees were not allowed to take the car to the ghat. Devotees had to walk 2–2 km away at several ghats. Parking of vehicles, problems of jam were also seen.
At the Ghat in Patna, devotees offered Arghya to the setting sun. During this time the crowd gathered. Social distancing did not appear.
Nitish Kumar paid for swimming pool at Chief Minister’s residence in Bihar. This time Nitish’s sister-in-law has observed Chhath fast.
A woman decorated in the soup with tekua, fruit and quasar to offer the sixth maiya at a ghat in Patna.
The photo is of Digha Ghat in Patna. There is a huge crowd of people celebrating Chhath here.
Devotees reached Patna College Ghat in Bihar to celebrate Chhath. Despite the appeal of the administration due to Corona, there was a large crowd here.
Bhagalpur: a festival celebrated in a peaceful manner
The first Arghya of Chhath was given peacefully on all the Ghats. The devotees paid the first prayers at the other ponds and ponds including Budhanath Ghat, Manik Sarkar Ghat, Deep Nagar Ghat, Adampur Ghat, Khanjarpur Ghat, Badi Khanjarpur Ghat, Bari Pul Ghat, Bari Ghat, Mushari Ghat, Bari Ladder Ghat, Sabour Babu Pul Ghat .
Purnia: People had trouble reaching the ghat
Devotees reached City Kali Ghat, Chunapur Ghat, Kala Bhavan Ghat, Chhath Pokhar, Kajha Pokhar. Due to lack of arrangements, people had problems in reaching the ghat. Due to lack of arrangements, people had trouble going to the ghats.
On the banks of the Gandak River in Muzaffarpur and Gopalganj, the Vratis offered Arghya to the Sun. People offered Arghya at Ganga Ghats in Buxar, Munger. At Sitamarhi, devotees reached the Chhath celebrations at the ponds including the Lakhandei River.
Chhath connecting everyone
There are neither priests nor chants on the ghats of rivers. There is no one between Vrati and Lord Surya. Chhath is the direct communication of the devotee and God. After offering arghya to the setting sun today, arghya will be offered to the rising sun next morning. In this four-day festival, women have fasted for 36 hours. Chhath is a Mahaparva connecting all castes and religions and its view was clearly visible on the Ghats.