Experiencing Life and Death in India’s Holiest City

Varanasi, traditionally known as Banaras (Benares) in India, is a popular holy city of the nation located in the central region of the Ganges Valley in North India. This city is not just the oldest in India but happens to be the oldest colonized cities universally. Banaras has religious as well as literal significance. This city is known for world renowned universities like Banaras Hindu University (founded by Madan Mohan Malvia), Sampurnanand Sanskrit University and the Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapeeth. Therefore the city is generally referred to as the city of temples or the city of learning.

Harishchandra Ghat-Cremation Ghat of Varanasi

Harishchandra Ghat-Cremation Ghat of Varanasi Harishchandra Ghat-Cremation Ghat of Varanasi:The Harishchandra Ghat ghat is named after a mythological King Harish Chandra, who once worked the cremation ground here for the perseverance of truth and charity but at the end the Gods rewarded him and restored …

Diesel Locomotive Works(DLW)-India’s largest Diesel-Dlectric Locomotive

Diesel Locomotive Works(DLW)-India’s largest diesel-electric locomotive Diesel Locomotive Works(DLW)-India’s largest diesel-electric locomotive: Varanasi, is a production unit owned by Indian Railways, that manufactures diesel-electric locomotives and its spare parts.It is located on DLW to BHU road of the metropolitan city of Varanasi. It is the …

Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple-Reliever All Crisis

Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple-Reliever All Crisis Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple-Reliever All Crisis : is a Hindu temple in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India and is dedicated to the Hindu God Hanuman. The deity was named “Sankat Mochan” meaning the “reliever from troubles”. The temple was established …