The source of the Ganges

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The epic journey to find the source of the Ganges reaches the temple of Gangotri - the place where Hindus believe that Ganges first appeared on Earth. The river here is already wide and very powerful and fed by one of the Himalayas' largest glaciers. To reach the farthest extremity of the river, the determined few journey even higher. Watch more high quality videos on the BBC Worldwide YouTube channel here: