KAUNHARA GHAT is a river bank in hajipur, bihar .
It is considered as one of the main ghats of the Ganga-Gandak banks, where worshiping and cremation has been performed side-by-side for centuries.
This ghat has got its name based on an ancient legend, according to this legend, “The famous fight of Gaja(elephant)-Graah (crocodile), which is well covered in Indian scriptures, is the reason behind people asking – kaun haara. Hence the name.
The depiction of fighting Gaja Graah is an emblem for the city, and is prominently shown on the Hajipur railway station’s dome, entry point of Sonepur fair and other notable places.”