Varanasi Tour with Memorable India

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Khajuraho a famous tourist destination in India is situated in the state of Madhya Pradesh. The place is famous for its erotic sculptures. Khajuraho adorns a great number of Hindu and Jain Temples from ancient era. Khajuraho is listed as World Heritage site by UNESCO.

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2. VaranasiThe name Varanasi has its origin possibly from the names of the tworivers Varuna still flowing in Varanasi and Assi (not visible, though asmall stream of Nalla near Assi Ghat is considered as Assi River), forthe old city lies in the north shores of the Ganges bounded by its twotributaries, the Varuna and the Assi, with the Ganges being to itssouth.Another speculation is that the city derives its name from theriver Varuna, which was called Varanasi in olden times.This isgenerally disregarded by historians, though there may be someearlier texts suggesting it to be so. Through the ages, Varanasi wasvariously known as Avimuktaka, Anandakanana, Mahasmasana,Surandhana, Brahma Vardha, Sudarsana, Ramya, and Kasi.In the Rigveda, the city was referred to as Kasi or Kashi, "theluminous one" as an allusion to the citys historical status as a centreof learning, literature, art and culture.Kasikhand described the gloryof the city in 15,000 verses in the Skanda Purana. In one verse, theHindu god Shiva says, "The three worlds form one city of mine, andKashi is my royal palace is the one of the holy place inindia.... Call 24x7: +91-9871148514 3. 4. Call 24x7: +91-9871148514 5. 6. Call 24x7: +91-9871148514 7. Rickshaw Ride in Varanasi 8. Must do things in Varanasi 9. Call 24x7: +91-9871148514