Varanasi is the city of a life dedicated to Lord Shiva and is more than 28000 years old as well as one of the ancient cities of the country with a great history.

Why the city is known as Varanasi?

The city is known by various names as each name has its own value and story. People call it the land of Baba Vishwanath, Banaras, Kashi, and Varanasi.

Undescribed history of Varanasi 

Varanasi is one of the oldest cities in the world. It is said that Lord Shiva originated this city on his Trishul.

Famous temples of Varanasi 

Kashi Vishwanath Temple is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas of lord Shiva. This temple is must to visit place here.

Must visit these ghats of Banaras

Manikarnika Ghat is the oldest place here, and the place where goddess Sati sacrificed her life in the Yagya when Prajapati Daksh insulted Lord Shiva.

Flavors of Banaras

Some most famous dishes of Varanasi are Batti Chokha, Sabji Kachori, Khoye ki Jalebi, Blue Lassi, Tamatar Chat, Banarasi Paan and the list goes on.


However, traveling to Varanasi is like being at the home of god. This city has vibrant and enjoyable vibes. You can experience and learn millions of things here.