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Travel Icon: Varanasi, India

Posted by: 2013-09-11

Varanasi is not only one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world - and the oldest in India - it is the holiest city of Hinduism and Jainism. For more than 2,500 years, the city has attracted a large number of pilgrims and devotees, and it continues to do so today. Hindus believe that dying in Varanasi on the banks of the sacred Ganges, which is to achieve 'moksha' or liberation from the cycle of life and death. A visit to the Ghats of Varanasi in India, a true insight spirituality and the extremes of Indian culture. For many visitors, it is an unforgettable experience that leaves a very humble impression.