Varanasi

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Ārti on the bank of Ganges, Varanasi.

Varanasi, also commonly known as Benares or Banaras and Kashi, is a city situated on the left (west) bank of the River Ganga (Ganges) in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Aarti spectacles[edit]

Morning[edit]

Evening[edit]

Ganga[edit]

Ghats[edit]

Boats[edit]

Festivals[edit]

Historical images[edit]

Princely state of Benaras[edit]

Temples[edit]

Durga Mandir[edit]

Places of worship[edit]

Visitor's attractions[edit]

Cuisine[edit]

City scenes[edit]

Shops in Varanasi[edit]

Buildings[edit]

Education[edit]

People[edit]

Sarnath[edit]

Sarnath, a Buddhist pilgrimage site, where Buddha gave his first sermon, 13 kilometres north-east of Varanasi.