Touted as the cultural capital of India, Varanasi is a picturesque city located on the western banks of Yamuna river. It has carried the legacy of Indian tradition and culture for centuries and passed it on to the following generations. The city is full of spiritualism and philosophy and embraces a fine blend of religions like Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism. Not only the Hindu temples but also ashrams, ghats, Buddhist Stupas and Jain Temples add to the spiritual aura wrapping this special city of Varanasi.
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