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Varanasi, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India Travel Video

Ganges River - Varanasi

Varanasi is a famous Hindu holy city situated on the banks of the river Ganges (Ganga) in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is one of the oldest continually inhabited cities in the world, dating back thousands of years and contemporaneous with the Sumer civilization. The city is called Kashi, "the luminous" in the Rigveda. It is often also referred to as "city of temples and learning."

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