The Ganges is one of India's most holy places and is the number one tourist spot to be.The Ganges river runs 1,560 miles through the Himalayas and travels down to the Bay of Bengals and becomes more then flowing water.As for when someone dies an Indian person will pour their ashes into to The Ganges river and celebrate their death so they will have a better life and be in a higher caste system in their new life as holy Indian person.The Ganges river is life,holy,goddess to the people of India and the "Mother of Goddess".
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The Ganges river
An Indian man bathing in the holy water of The Ganges river.
There is so much population around The Ganges river.
Map of The Ganges
Here is a map of The Ganges on the world map.