Varanasi city of Temples
Some Varanasi’s Core Features
GOD- THE MALE POWER
Viswanath- The Golden Temple-
HANUMAN, The Monkey God Temple-
Kaal Bhairva Temple-
Tulsi Manas Mandir-
DEVI- GODDESSES- THE FEMALE POWER
Mother India India Temple-
PILGRIMS IN VARANASI
It is believed that the circumambulation of the sacred shrine is one of the best ways of absolving oneself of all sins committed during one’s lifetime. At the holiest city in Hinduism, Varanasi provides the best opportunity for the pilgrims to cleanse themselves.
Pilgrims coming to Varanasi not only take Holy dip in River Ganga, but they stay several days to perform different rituals, such as-
Pnch Koshi Yatra-
The sacred realm of Kashi is represented by the “kshetra“, Region that is encircled by the Panch Koshi Yatra- a circuit that some eight hundred years ago became the outermost pilgrimage in the city.
The Yatra (journey) encircles a sacred field with a radius of Pach Kosh, 17.6 kilometers.