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A WALK THROUGH THE OLDEST LIVING CITY

February 4, 2016 @ 8:00 am - February 4, 2020 @ 5:00 pm

Duration: 3 hours

Highlights

Explore ashrams and temples

Visit a 2,200 year old magical pond

Hindu epic ‘Ramayana’ engraved on marbles

Have a glimpse of the original ‘Ramcharit Manasa’

 

LOCATION: VARANASI

Overview

What you will do:  explore temples and ashrams, experience the history of Varanasi.

What you will see: the Monkey temple, the Tulsi Manas temple, a 2,200 year old pond, the original manuscript of Ramcharit Manasa

Varanasi is the oldest living city in the world. This stairway to heaven can boast a rich history and spirituality. Experience all of this in this tour as you walk through the city.

DESCRIPTION

The tour takes you on a walk through the mystical land of Varanasi, exploring different ashrams and temples, each with a different story, within the city. The tour starts from Assi Ghat, considered the seat of Lord Shiva. Explore the southern part of the city with an experienced and a friendly guide as you learn the history and the significance of this pious city. Walk past the magical ponds which are as old as 2,200 years and, even better, take a dip in them. You will see many famous temples like the Monkey Temple and Tulsi Manas Temple. The entire Ramayana, the ancient Hindu epic poem, is engraved on the marble of Tulsi Manas Temple; even the original copy of the manuscript is carefully preserved here, and you have the rare opportunity to have it shown to you.

Details

Start:
February 4, 2016 @ 8:00 am
End:
February 4, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
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Venue

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VARANASI, India

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