Varanasi or Benaras situated on the banks of River Ganges in Uttar Pradesh is one of the most important Hindu pilgrimage centers. We can find references of this ancient city in the Vedas. Many temples sprawls throughout the length and breath of the city. The ghat in the city still carries that old world charm. Narrow lanes, crowded streets, people performing yagnas in the Ghats while taking a dip in the holy river, road side shops selling knick knacks are some of the characteristic feature of this city. The regions near the Ghats are extremely populated and house some of the renowned Hindu temples. Each of the Ghats here has a story behind it like Dasaswamedh Ghat is where Lord Brahma is supposed to have sacrificed 10 horses in a yajna. Check out the many Museums in Varanasi to understand the true implication of the city. Bharat Kala Bhavan located in the premises of Benaras Hindu University Campus showcases a number of objects dealing with arts and architecture. History of Bharat Kala Bhavan, Varanasi This is one of the oldest museums in Benaras. It was set up in 1920 A.D. Description of Bharat Kala Bhavan, Varanasi Bharat Kala Bhavan displays India
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