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Varanasi is located in the Gangetic plain of Uttar Pradesh. It is the oldest existing city in the world. It had a population of 3, 138, 670 in 2011. It is the most important pilgrimage center of the Hindus. This holy city is also known as Kashi (the city of light). Varanasi is famous for its handwoven silk saris and shawls, which have a huge international market.

The places of interest in Varanasi are the numerous Hindu temples and the ghats of river Ganges. The Vishwanath temple is considered as the eternal abode of Lord Shiva on earth. Another place to be visited is Sarnath, an ancient Buddhist site.

Facts of Varanasi District
StateUttar Pradesh
DistrictVaranasi
District HQVaranasi
Population (2011)3676841
Growth17.15%
Sex Ratio913
Literacy75.6
Area (km2)1535
Density (/km2) 2399
Tehsils Pindra, Varanasi
Lok Sabha Constituencies Varanasi
Assembly Constituencies Aajgara, Pindra, Rohaniya, Sevapuri, Shivpur, Varanasi Cantt., Varanasi North, Varanasi South
Languages Hindi, Bhojpuri, Urdu
Rivers Ganga, Varuna
Lat-Long 25.321684,82.971296
Travel Destinations The Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Banaras Hindu University, Bharat Kala Bhawan (Art Museum), Dashashwamedha Ghat, Durga Temple, Tulsi Manas Temple, New Vishwanath Temple, Bharat Mata Temple, Ashoka Pillar, Ramnagar Fort, Alamgir Mosque, Jantar Mantar, Jain Temple, etc.
Government Colleges/Universities Banaras Hindu University, Sampurnanand Sanskrit University, Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapeeth, Imania Arabic College, Central Institute Of Higher Tibetan Studies, Udai Pratap Autonomous College, Harischandra P.G. College, Agrasen Kanya P.G. Collage etc.



Last Updated on : December 11, 2014







     


     

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