By Team Latestly
Ganga Jayanti also known as Ganga Saptami will be celebrated this year on May 18 this year. It is believed that Ganga was reborn on this day. According to legends Jahnu Rishi released Ganga from his ear on Saptami of Vaishakha Shukla Paksha. Because of this legend this day is also known as Jahnu Saptami.