Gau Ghat

About Gau Ghat

Mythologically, a cow fulfills the wishes and the desires and is known as "Kamadhenu". People reach this place for penance for their sin of cow killing for food.

In Haridwarnear Har ki Pauri
1.6 kms
From Har Ki Pauri, Haridwar
1 hr

Gau Ghat in Haridwar

The sin of killing a cow is "equal to the sin of killing a Brahmin". In addition, the Ghat is also visited by those people who want to offer solace to their near and dear ones. Ashes of Indira Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru and Mahatma Gandhi were scattered at this Ghat. It is situated on the southern part of the Subhash Ghat. This Ghat is less crowded as compared to other Ghats in Haridwar.

Location of Gau Ghat

Gau Ghat is located in In Haridwar ( near Har ki Pauri).

Location & How to Reach Gau Ghat

Gau Ghat is located near Har ki Pauri. One can reach easily from Haridwar bus stand by hiring auto or rickshaw. Nearest Railway station to reach Gau Ghat is Haridwar railway station (3 km) and airport at Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun (33 km).

Read How to Reach guide for Haridwar.

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