Ganga Dashahara

Ganga Dashahara Ganga Dashami, also referred as Ganga-Dashahara, celebrates the birthday of River Ganga – her descent on earth. The festival begins on the Amavasi day in the Hindu month of Jyestha and ends on the Dashami tithi. The festival lasts for 10 days. In 2008, Ganga Dashahara begins on June 3 and Ganga Dashami date is June 13. http://www.hindu-blog.com/2008/06/ganga-dashami-ganga-dashahara-festival.html