Sandhya Guest House
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Great food! Friendly staff, perfect. Can't think of what else to say.
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<u>Monday February 13<sup>th</sup> – Allahabad to Varanasi</u> The alarm went off at 9 although mine had already woken me a few times. There was a knock on the door at 8 calling chai, we'd all had a great night's sleep dodging mosquitos. We had a slow breakfast. We checked it was a 24 hour check out system as some …
So we arrived in the ancient holy city of Varanasi. Varanasi is an incredible important city for the India's and it has the holy river the Ganges flowing through it. To the India's if you die in Varanasi you are cleansed of your sins and many old people travel here to do exactly that, die. They also have a ritual where bodies are burnt on the river …
... before showering so I decided to start my travellers diherea meds. The rest of the group went off to dinner while I stayed back and I watched man of steel and part of the avengers. It was getting late and I was debating putting my pjs on when Nat knocked on the door to tell me it was time for fireworks on the roof. Happy New Years! January 1 - This morning I woke up feeling a bit better so I showered and had some peanut butter toast for ...
... also to be put straight into the river, I'm not sure why. There are only two points which the cremations take place and we could see both and there were multiple fires burning. He said they start at nine in the morning and continue every 2-3 hours. The bodies are completely shaved and wrapped and decorated with red and good cloth and flowers and carried on a wooden type stretcher. If the body's are not fully cremated they poor water onto the ashes and what's left ...