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Varanasi is a popular pilgrimage city for Hindus.  It was called Benares by the British. It is located on the Ganges in  eastern India. Unfortunately there was a bombing incident that killed several people a week before we arrived.


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The Main Ghat

Ghats are stone steps that go down to the river.