Frequent question: What are the 7 holy rivers in India?

I recently read Kamandalu – The Seven Sacred Rivers of Hinduism and as the title suggests it is about the seven sacred rivers of India, namely Ganga, Yamuna, Sarasvati, Sindhu/Indus, Narmada, Godavari and Kaveri.

What are 7 rivers?

As the name suggests, the 7 Rivers Region is also home to the Mississippi, La Crosse, Black, Root, Trempealeau, Kickapoo, and Iowa rivers.

Which is longest river in Karnataka?

The Kaveri (or the Cauvery) is the largest river in the state and originates from the district of Coorg. It is often called the Dakshina Ganga (the Ganges of the South) and considered one of the sacred rivers of India.

What are the five holy river of India?

The rivers of India are the main source of living of the Indian people. There are some major Rivers in India like, Ganga,Yamuna, Narmada, Mahanadi and Brahmaputra. Punjab-The land of five great river’s Jhelum, Chenab, Ravi, Beas and Sutlej. Every river of Punjab has its own significance and symbolic importance.

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