Varanasi, also famous as Benares or Banaras is a beautiful city located at the coast of River Ganges. The city is basically recognized as a holy city by Hindus, Buddhists as well as Jains. Also, Varanasi is one of the oldest cities of the world, which houses so much historical importance, till date. The Maharaja of kashi, kashi Naresh is the main cultural God of Varanasi as well as a vital part of all religious and spiritual celebrations. Since time immemorial, the city is mainly famous for its temples, ashrams, ghats, traditions, colorful culture and forts. However, one can also enjoy Banarasi silk, brassware, brocaded fabrics, delicate saris, amazing brassware, elegant jewelry, graceful woodcraft, bright carpets, astounding wall hangings and glittery lamp shades in Varanasi.
Most of the people believe that those who are cremated in Varanasi get free from the cycle of life and death. Due to this believe, millions of people visit Varanasi to get close to this religious factor. Well! A trip to Varanasi will definitely make you close to the incredible cultures and traditions of India. Located on the banks of River Ganges, Varanasi considered being the holiest city and most visited city of the world. The tradition of Varanasi is strongly connected with the River Ganges and its spiritual importance. The view from the river is really soothing and it will definitely make you lost in the calmness and tranquil of the city.
From earlier times, Varanasi holds an important place in the life of the followers for its religious practice, flourishing culture and strict devotion to Hinduism. One can find many Stupas and Jain Temples in the Varanasi, which enhance the splendor of the place. Further, other famed attractions of Varanasi include celebrated Banaras Hindu University, the incredible Archaeological Museum, beautiful Bharat Kala Bhavan, Buddhist Stupas and last but not the least the temples at Sarnath. Talking about the ghats of Varanasi; you can find more than 100 ghats in the city. Dasaswamedh, Man Mandir, Asi, Lalita and Manikarnika are some of the popular ghats which people just love to explore. These ghats have still maintained their splendor and aura.
On the other hand temples of Varanasi are really incredible and beautiful and the architecture of the temples is just mesmerizing. According to the survey, the city houses more than 2000 temples and enjoys thousands of devotees, every year. To ease your problem, here are a few celebrated temples of the city, which you can always visit while your trip to Varanasi. Yes! Kashi Vishwanath temple, Durga temple, Sankat Mochan temple, Tulsi Manas temple, Bharat Mata temple and Nepali temple are the true treasures of Varanasi. Amongst them, Kashi vishwanath temples is the most wanted temple of Varanasi tours. This temple is beautifully made and maintained. Do not forget to catch the glimpse of this temple, while your Varanasi trip. It is one trip which you and your family are definitely going to enjoy. So, capture the gripping beauty, wonderful temples, astonishing ghats, forts of the city through Varanasi tours.