#Saraswathi Pooja

On Basant Panchami, people took a holy dip in the river Ganga. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ ANI)

  • Basant Panchami is being celebrated on Tuesday
  • It marks the end of the cold days of winter and the beginning of spring
  • It is also celebrated as Saraswati Puja in many parts of India

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Goddess Saraswati is worshipped on Basant Panchami. (Photo Credit: Pixabay)

  • Basant Panchami, which marks the arrival of spring is being celebrated on Tuesday
  • The auspicious time for pooja is from 6.59 am till 12.35 pm and the Madhyahna moment is at 12.35 pm
  • The festival is also known as Shri Panchami and Saraswati Panchami