Uttar Pradesh

Temples of Varanasi

Kashi Vishwanath and other must visit temples of Varanasi

The ancient name of Varanasi is Kashi, which means ‘the luminous one’ or ‘city of the light’. It derived its name from ‘Kasha’ which actually means ‘brightness’. The brightness is referred to as the glow emitting from the Shiva, who is established here in the form of Linga “The Pillar of light”. The new name …

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Safety and travel tips before you travel to Varanasi

Safety and travel tips before you travel to Varanasi

In India whenever anyone mentions traveling to Varanasi, it is considered they are going for religious purposes. Varanasi is one of the holiest and oldest cities in the world. Ghats on Ganga river are the lifeline of Varanasi and most of the activities revolve around them. Ganga river and Kashi Vishwanath temple are two major …

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