14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
On the final day of Chhath Puja, the devotees, along with family and friends, go to the riverbank before sunrise, in order to make the offerings (Arghya) to the rising sun. The festival ends with the breaking of the fast by the Vratins. Friends, Relatives visit the houses of the devotees to receive the prashad.
© DEBASISH CHAKRABORTY.
All rights reserved.
||Nov. 30, 2016, 11:06 a.m.