Not only they continued their tapas unhindered, but they had perennial supply of
crystal clear water for all purposes . The Ganges then flowed on to the site of
burning, when the unfortunate were liberated and went to heaven. As Ganga
followed from heaven and accomplished
his wish, she is called Bhagirathi since then. And .the town Kapilasthan,
perhaps, for the reason of bring me Gang a to earth.
place lies at about six kilometers from Har-Ki-Pairi. Seven pamasalas of vedic
types are built re cently to represent the hermitages of Saptarishis and are
dedicated to Saptarishis. This holy place is sanctified by the installation of
Siva linga and Maheswar's images. It also houses a Sanskrit school run by
Sanathana Dharma Sabha. Just a little further above the Ganges flows touching
the Sivalik range of hills, which, it seems cut themselves apart and made a mile
wide pass for Ganga to flow calm and steady.