what are some uses of the river ganges

what are some uses of the river ganges

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The River Ganges has all the uses of a normal river: transportation, irrigation of crops, provision of a water supply PLUS it is also a sacred river to Hindus. The River is personified as a Goddess and worshipped. Pilgrims immerse the ashes of their relatives in the river etc; Take a look here http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ganges_in_Hinduism
shaunattutorhub
28 June 2011
The Ganges is also used for domestic and industrial waste. The water of the Ganges is unfit for drinking or bathing. See http://sankatmochan.tripod.com/GangaPollution.htm
jon.ellis
29 June 2011
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