Ujjain: City religious organisations organised several programme to mark Ganga Dashami festival in the city on Sunday. A programme was organised at Chardham Ashram temple under the aegis of Swami Shantiswarupanand to mark birth anniversary of Pt Sankarshan Vyas. Maharishi Panini Sanskrit University Prof Mithilaprasad Tripathi in his address said that Pt Vyas was a harbinger of astrology. Swami Shantiswarupanand Maharaj said that Pt Vyas contributed in making the tradition of education of Sandipani Rishi perennial. Sanskrit scholar Prof KN Joshi was also present on this occasion. Pt Anandshankar Vyas welcomed the guests.
Likewise, a bhajan sandhya was organised under the aegis of Gopalrao Sonone Sevashram to mark Ganga Dashmi festival at Khedapati Hanuman temple Agar Road. Sadhwi Prabhupriya presented bhajans during the musical programme. Maa Kshipra Tairak Dal on Sunday peformed cleansing of ghats at Kshipra under the leadership of Jan Abhiyan Parishad vice-chairman Pradeep Pandey.