Class 9 Geography

The Ganga River System

Ganga or the Ganges is a major river in India. This river is the cradle of one of the dense populations in the world.

Ganga is so important for the society, economy and culture of the Indian subcontinent that it is worshipped as a goddess in every part of the country. In this part of the lesson, apart from the Ganga River System you will also learn about the Brahmaputra which is the main river of the northeastern part of India.

Ganga River System Map

The Brahmaputra River System