Hindu devotees taking holy dip (Purnima Snan) at Suvernarekha river on the occasion of Karthik Purnima in Ranchi on Monday.
In Hindu religion,Purnima (Full moon day) is known for its spiritual importance and significance. Many festivals are observed on Purnima day.
Many Hindus wake up early in the morning and take a holi dip (purnima snan) in the river and observe fast for the whole day. Observing Satyanarayan vrat is also considered auspicious on this day.