Varanasi has its name as the spiritual capital of India. The only city to stay in place & not get affected when the world changed. Varanasi is a sacred place for Hindus & the place where life & death reside together.
Varanasi History: Varanasi is still referred to as Banaras, it’s earlier name. It is one of the oldest cities in the world. It is considered as the abode of Lord Shiva & Parvati, however, the origins of the city are unknown. River Ganga flows through the city. The water of the river is said to relieve all the sins of anyone bathing into. Varanasi is the center for civilization & learning from as long as 3000 years. It is also a pilgrimage place for Jains.
Popular Attractions: Varanasi is popular for its sacredness. Popular attractions here are the Kachori Gali to have a delicious breakfast, Prayag Ghat & Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple. Don’t forget to catch the evening aarti (prayer) at Dashashwamedh Ghat. New Vishwanath Temple & Tulsi Manasa Temple are other popular pilgrimage spots.
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