Bathing in Ganga in Uttarakhand is very important. The Ganga is considered to be very sacred river. It is believed that bathing in its holy water causes all sin to deteriorate. The significance of bathing in the Ganges is also described in the Puranas and Granth of Hindu religion. Ganga is worshiped as the river of Gods, which is a very sacred river. Diping in it, man gets freedom from the sins of this birth.
Ganga Aarti is held in many places in Uttarakhand on the banks of the Ganges. The famous main shrine of Uttarakhand, Haridwar, Rishikesh and Uttarkashi is such a place where the mother Ganga is worshiped as a very holy river and Ganga Arti is organized every morning and evening. At these places, there is a huge gathering of devotees at the time of Ganga Aarti, which together make this sacred occasion even more fruitful.
Ganga's Aarti has a very important concept in Uttarakhand. The people here are very much worshiped with reverence. Mother Ganga comes out of Shiva's jatao and comes only through Uttarakhand on this earth. Therefore Uttarakhand is considered very sacred place and it is also known as Devabhoomi.
Please keep clean the Ganges, do not dump any plastic in the Ganges.