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Varanasi prays for Uri bravehearts, performs Ganga aarti at Da...

People from all walks of life took part in the special aarti, which is usually performed every evening, at the pious Ganga River, praying for the martyrs. As India salutes the valor of the Uri bravehearts, the locals in Uttar Pradesh's temple city ... Indian Express, 1 week ago

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Over 300 dead in India as floods force village...

An Indian pedestrian walks through a flooded street at Dashashwamedh Ghat in Varanasi on August 23, 2016. India's holy city of Varanasi has been forced to halt cremations along the banks of the sacred river Ganges as deadly floods from monsoon rains ...
 Qatar Peninsula1 month ago India Floods: 22 Killed, Over 2.3 Million People Affected  Malaysian Digest1 month ago Floods kill 300 people in India 8hr  PressTV.com1 month ago Heavy flooding kills over 300 in eastern and central India  Press TV1 month ago

River ghats from where you can witness stunning sunsets

Dashashwamedh Ghat is located close to Vishwanath Temple, and is probably the most spectacular ghat. Two Hindu mythologies are associated with it: According to one, Lord Brahma created it to welcome Lord Shiva. According to another, Lord Brahma ...
 MSN News US2 months ago
Deccan Chronicle

Eunuchs and transgenders from Varanasi perform Pind Daan for the first time in history

The Kinnar Akhada of Varanasi on Friday conducted Pind Daan for the souls of deceased Kinnars (eunuchs) at the Pishach Mochan Kund for the first time. Pind Daan, according to Hindu beliefs, is performed to end drought and bring prosperity to a ...
 Yourstory.in2 days ago Eunuchs, transgenders perform 'Pind-Daan' for departed soul in UP  Deccan Chronicle3 days ago Eunuchs, transgenders perform Pind-Daan for departed soul in Varanasi  Indian Express3 days ago

Jyutia celebrated in Varanasi with festive fervour

VARANASI: The festival of 'Jeevitputrika', popularly known as Jyutia, was celebrated with traditional fervour in the holy city on Friday. Several women observed a fast for the prosperity and longevity of their sons. In the festival, mothers observe ...
 Times of India3 days ago
India Today

Here's why you must visit the International Buddhist Conclave at Sarnath

Slated to begin at Sarnath on October 3 this year, the International Buddhist Conclave will be attended by delegates from more than 40 countries. The conclave seeks to highlight Buddhist heritage and pilgrimage sites in India. Great Buddha ...
 India Today2 weeks ago

Shraddha completes journey, eyes Tokyo Olympics

VARANASI: Swimming wonder Shraddha Shukla, who has earned recognition as 'Jalpari', has now set her eyes on Summer Olympics to be held in Tokyo in 2020. She completed the final leg of her 570-km journey after she reached the ancient Dashashwamedh ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago

Even the dead affected in flood-hit Varanasi

By Sidhartha Dutta Varanasi The Ganga was in spate and the neighbourhoods on its banks in this soulful but chaotic city deluged. And the doms, who cremate the dead to earn their living, are also submerged in gloom — and wish for intervention, ...
 India New England3 weeks ago Flood-hit Varanasi doms getting few dead to cremate  Yahoo! India3 weeks ago Why flood-hit Varanasi doms getting few dead to cremate  ZeeNews.com3 weeks ago Flood-hit Varanasi doms get a few dead to cremate  Firstpost.com3 weeks ago

No respite from floods in UP

The situation in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi took a turn for the worse as major rivers continued to rise. There was no respite from floods in Uttar Pradesh, especially in the eastern region. The situation in Varanasi, where ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
Millennium Post

Flood misery wreaks havoc in Bihar, UP

04:04 am FOLLOW US: New Delhi : At least 22 people were killed and lakhs affected in floods in Bihar even as major rivers, including the Ganga, were in a spate in the state and Uttar Pradesh. In Bihar, 22 people were killed and 23.71 lakh people ...
 The Freepress Journal1 month ago 22 killed, lakhs affected in Bihar, UP floods  Millennium Post1 month ago 22 killed, lakhs affected in floods in Bihar, UP  Press Trust of India1 month ago
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