Triveni Ghat Rishikesh
Triveni Ghat is a sacred ghat in Rishikesh famous for the Ganga Aarti. Triveni words comes from join of two words Tri (three) and Veni (confluence) meaning confluence of three. It is one of the biggest and must visit ghat of Rishikesh known for its auspicious and spiritual aroma.
At Triveni Ghat, evening aarti is performed everyday and hymns recited in praise of the river Ganga.
Triveni Ghat - Holy Dip at Ganga
Triveni Ghat is famous among pilgrims to take a holy dip in sacred river Ganga. Everyday Ganga Aarti is performed on the Triveni Ghat manage by Ganga Seva Samiti. One can participate at Ganga Aarti by contacting Ganga Seva Samiti by paying a nominal fee. Ganga Seva Samiti used this money for management of Triveni Ghat such as cleanliness, facilities, festivals etc.
Visitors can also take a boat ride in river Ganga from Triveni Ghat. Boat service is offered by Swami Narayan Mission Society on nominal cost per person. Geeta Temple and Laxmi Narayan Temples are major temples on Triveni Ghat.
How To Reach Triveni Ghat Rishikesh
Triveni Ghat is located in Rishikesh city and one can reach here by sharing auto. Nearest railway station to reach Triveni Ghat is Rishikesh railway station (3 kms) and airport at Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun (22 kms).