Ganga View Guesthouse

Asi Ghat, Waterfront, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India | Hotel
Prices starting from $22.00
 

Travel Blogs from Varanasi

Leg 8

A travel blog entry by yailyn.ortiz

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... 1; unicode-bidi: -webkit-isolate; color: rgb(37, 37, 37); font-family: sans-serif;">[1] Although the ...

Vanarasi

A travel blog entry by dawn8_21

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... the body is brought to the Ganges by the men. We had breakfast closer to the hotel and then headed back for an hour. 5 of the girls then took tuk tuks to Sarnath where there is a Hindu and Chinese Buddhist temple. The deer park in Sarnath is where Gautama Buddha first taught the Dharma, and where the Buddhist Sangha came into existence through the enlightenment of Kondanna. Sarnath is located 13 kilometres north-east of Varanasi near the confluence of the ...

The River Ganges

A travel blog entry by dawn8_21

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... their final road shows and campaigning. We walked down the steps to the river and the variety of activities happening along the river bank was unlike anything I have ever seen before. This is a place where people celebrate life in so many different ways. There are children swimming in the river, people playing cricket, and people enjoying walks along the water. And then a few meters away there are ...

Varanasi

A travel blog entry by judy.tagell

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... only stay for about an hour and then leave, which we all found quite shocking. I couldn't imagine not staying around to see the ashes scattered if it was my loved one. However, watching the ceremony the night before and seeing a family bring their father in got me thinking more about the way we view death in western culture. Initially, I had thought this style of funeral was quite impersonal and I didn't like it. Instead of having a ...

Varanasi: Spiritually Rich, Economically Poor

A travel blog entry by travelingamanda

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This blog post is going to be different from the others. We decided it would be useful to have a space to (briefly) share our thoughts about poverty in India. Because of our chance to follow along with Amanda's friend Catherine as she went on her mission to help the poor in Varanasi, we had more exposure to the lives of India's impoverished there than anywhere else.

As I'm sure you can imagine, as you travel in India you are constantly aware of the poverty that exists ...

Location

This hotel, located on Asi Ghat, Waterfront, Varanasi, is near Dasaswamedh Ghat, Golden Temple (Kashi Vishwanath), Banaras Ghats, and Manikarnika Ghat.
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