Vasant Panchami Festival

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Boys look for the coins and other offerings amongst the remains of... News PhotoAnnual Event,Boys,Child,Coin,Event,Goddess,Horizontal,India,Noida,Pilgrim,Religion,Religious Celebration,Religious Offering,River,Saraswati Puja,Uttar Pradesh,Water,Yamuna RiverPhotographer Collection: Hindustan Times 2013 Hindustan TimesNOIDA, INDIA - FEBRUARY 17: Boys look for the coins and other offerings amongst the remains of idols of the goddess Saraswati that were immersed by devotees into the water of the river Yamuna on the occasion of Vasant Panchami festival on February 17, 2013 in Noida, India. Vasant Panchami sometimes referred to as Saraswati Puja or Shree Panchami, is a Hindu festival. On this day Hindus worship Saraswati, the goddess of knowledge, music, art and culture. This festival is celebrated every year on the 5th day or Panchami of the bright fortnight of the lunar month of Magha, which falls during January-February. (Photo by Burhaan Kinu/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)