Allahabad, Jan 27 (ANI): Crores of people were seen thronging on the ghats of Sangam at Allahabad to take a holy dip on ‘Mauni Amavasya’. ‘Mauni Amavasya’, also known as ‘no moon day’ carries a lot of significance. According to legend, the water of Ganges turns into nectar on Mauni Amavasya. Taking a dip in a holy river is considered auspicious on this day. Also, people are encouraged to keep silent and meditate on this day.