Chhath puja

Tue Nov 20, 2012 2:40pm IST

1 of 16. A Hindu devotee holds bananas in the waters of Durga Dari Lake while worshipping the Sun god during the Hindu religious festival 'Chhat Puja' on the outskirts of Agartala, capital of Tripura November 19, 2012.

Credit: Reuters/Jayanta Dey

Hindu devotees worship the Sun god and fast all day for the betterment of their family and society during the festival.