Chhath Festivities: Devotees offer evening Arhgya


Patna: Large number of Devotees offer Arghya to setting sun in Bihar,Jharkhand,Bengal and other parts of the country on the occasion of Lok parva Chhath;PM Narendra Modi extends greetings on Chhath puja.

Four-day Chhath festival is being celebrated with religious fervour and gaiety across north India. Also known as Surya Shashti, the festival dedicated to the sun god is celebrated six days after Diwali. The ritual of offering arghya to the setting sun is being performed today while on Wednesday, arghya will be offered to the rising sun.