The Ganges River has always been known as a religious icon in the world. The River is known as a spiritual center because the people of India rely on the river for most life functions in the area. The uses in India for
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Born in the lap of the Himlayas, I have been flowing towards the sea for ages, through hills and valleys and planes by earning love and good wishes of all whom I meet on my long way.I am a river, a dancing maid, who knows not how to tarry for a while. When I was given this eternal flow I remember no
Ganga Action Plan
1. An action plan, popularly known as “Ganga Action Plan” (GAP) for immediate reduction of pollution load on the river Ganga was prepared by Department of Environment (now Ministry of Environment & Forests) in December 1984 on the basis of a survey on Ganga basin carried out b
The Ganga Project
“Throwing her head in a swirl of ice spray, in pride and defiance creeping round lovingly some favoured rock to rush down joyously over the boulders hurling herself with a mighty shout over some great precipice…smiling and dancing in the morning sunlight and
The Ganga, especially, is the river of India, beloved of her people, round which are intertwined her memories, her hopes and fears, her songs of triumph, her victories and her defeats. She has been a symbol of India's age-long culture and civilization, ever changing, ever flowing, and yet ever the s
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River Yamuna (यमुना), with a total length of around 1,370 kilometers (851 mi), is the largest tributary of the Ganges River Ganga गगां in northern India. Yamuna is considered the most sacred among all the rivers as per Hindu mythology. Its source is a
The Ganges is the most sacred river to Hindus and is also a lifeline to millions of Indians who live along its course and depend on it for their daily needs. It is worshiped as the goddess Ganga in Hinduism. It has also been important historically: many former provincial or imperial capitals (
Additional Research: Ganges River
In Hindu culture, there are many famous rivers that we hold dear because of their spiritual significance. Ganga is one of them. Let's take a closer look at where this great river starts from.
It all begins at the Gangotri Glacier,...
Ganga Action Plan-A critical analysis
The Ganga River
Ganga is not an ordinary river. It is a life-line, a symbol of purity and virtue for countless
people of India. Ganga is a representative of all other rivers in India. Millions of Ganga
devotees and lovers still throng to the river...
The Ganges River is very sacred to the Hindus. This river starts in the Himalayas and flows across the northern part of India and into Bangladesh and finally empties into the Bay of Bengal. The Ganges River flows a total of 1,557 miles and provides water for southern Tibet, northern India,...
My Trip on the Ganges River
About 2 weeks ago I went on an exciting trip along the Ganges River. In
this letter I'll tell you all about it. It turns out that the Ganges has its
beginning in an ice cave 10,300 feet above sea level in the snow-covered
Himalayan Mountains of northern Indi
Norman Mclean's A River Runs Through It explores many feelings and experiences of one "turn of the century" family in Missoula, Montana. In both the movie, directed by Robert Redford, and the original work of fiction we follow the Mcleans through their joys and sorrows. However, the names of the cha
SAVE MY SOUL, CALL OF GANGA MAAN
Consequent upon the construction of the big Dam at Tehri, the flow of Bhagirathi has been stopped and even the abundant current of water at Haridwar, through out the Kumbha Mela will not contain a fresh flow of Ganga Jal from Gangotri.
Sri Upendra Swami, a me
Slavery, the civil rights movement and racial discrimination towards African Americans are just a few historical events that Miss Jane Pittman experiences in Ernest J. Gaines’ The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman. The story of Miss Jane Pittman is truly an amazing one as she tells her life story
Benjamin Franklin, by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin, by Benjamin Franklin
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When I sit back and consider the significant events in my past, the important aspects of my current
life, and my future goals, the underlying theme is one of appreciating diversity, especially across ethnic
and socioeconomic class lines.
My name is Ogunsina Kolawole ,
A River Runs Through It: God, Fishing, and Montana
A River Runs Through It is one of my personal favorite stories. I have read the book and watched the movie before in high school, and loved them then. I have also watched the movie with my grandmother several times. We both like the narration by Ro
“The Ganga, especially, is the river of India, beloved of her people, round which are intertwined her memories, her victories and her defeats. She has been a symbol of India’s age-long culture and civilization, ever changing, ever flowing, and yet ever the same Ganga,” (Jawaharlal Nehru). Sp