Photos: Devotees celebrate Chhath PujaDevotees worshiped rising Sun today on the last day of Chhath Puja.
Devotees today worshipped the rising Sun as today is the last day of Chhath Puja 2017. The four-day long festival began on Tuesday. The festival falls on the sixth day of Kartik month according to Hindu Calendar. People worship Sun God on this occasion and thanked them for making earth favourable for living.
A lady prays to the Sun god as she stands in knee deep waters in River Yamuna during the Chhath festival.
Indian Hindu devotees perform rituals as they offer prayers to the Sun God in the River Sabarmati during Chhath Puja festival in Ahmadabad.
A lady putting vermillion powder to another woman as a part of Chhath Puja rituals.
Hindu devotees performing rituals on the occasion of Chhath Puja.