Devotees take holy dip to please Hindu god of death, Yamraj
Description:Allahabad, October 23 (ANI): Scores of Hindu devotees converged on the bank of sacred Yamuna River in Allahabad on Saturday to take holy dip to please Hindu god of death, Yamraj. They offered prayers and lit lamps amid chanting of hymns. According to Hindu mythology both Yamraj and Yamuna are brother and sister. It is believed that if a person takes bath in the river in Kartik month of Hindu calendar, that is October-November, the lord is pleased. Thus, the fear of death from the minds of devotees goes away.