Dev Deepawali Mahotsava on 14 November 2016

Varanasi is celebrating Dev Deepawali on 14 November 2016 once again with great excitement and zeal. Devotees and tourists from all over the world gather here at the ghats of Varanasi to witness the massive ceremonial event.

Each of the eighty ghats are lighted with diyas (Lamp) and grand Aarti is performed to get the blessings of the River Ganga who is considered as a mother goddess by Hindus.