Watch: On International Women's Day, Women Recite 'Shiva Tandava Stotra' In Varanasi
During Ganga Aarti, the simultaneous recitation by thousands of women echoed on the banks of the River Ganges.
"A total of 1008 women recited Shiv Tandav Stotra at Assi Ghat. I am feeling proud to be part of it. Its aim is to spread positivity," said a participant.
The women were dressed in a combination of red-white and green-white sarees.
The event was organised by the Foundation for Holistic Development in Academic Fields of Mumbai. The event took place following all the safety guidelines of Covid-19.
Those who witnessed the recitation said it was a unique experience.