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India is a fascinating religious destination, also called the birthplace of Hinduism. One can enjoy the rip to Varanasi, the important religious place. Varanasi or Kashi is the city in constant existence since many millenniums and the place has a religious significance. Kashi is a very sacred place as far as Hinduism is concerned with multiple ghats and temples. Every year, thousands of travelers and tourists come to this wonderful spiritual place from the different corners of world. They spend much time here in order o experience the culture and holiness of the city.

As per the legend, Varanasi was founded by Lord Shiva and the famous Kashi Vishwanath temple is a major attraction for many pious devotees. Varanasi is quite famous for many institutions including the BHU [Banaras Hindu University] and these are exclusive learning centers. Educational tourists come from various parts of the world to gain knowledge here. As per the legend, the famous ghat of Dasashwamedha was built by lord Brahma in order to welcome Lord Shiva.