Garh Mukteshwar also known as Mukti-dham has great importance of Pind Daan & ancestors rituals at Brij Ghat. Here, pind daan and other ancestors rituals is being performed by the teerth purohits over the ghat. It is believed that performing the rituals here would leads the departed soul to heaven.
History of Pind Daan in Mukteshwar:-
After the Pandavas won against the Kauravas in the battle of Mahabharata. It is their rite to conduct Pind Daan as to provide moksha to the soul of Kauravas & is the reason Lord Krishna urged Pandavas to conduct the rituals.
Pandavas conducted Pind Daan of Kauravas at the bank Ganga in Mukteshwar and after that this place has received religious importance of conducting the Pind Daan at Garh Ganga.