Tags » Ganges

The River Ganges in Varanasi

Varanasi is the holiest city in Hinduism and often called India´s spiritual capital. Located directly at the holy River Ganges, about 3 million Hindu pilgrims come to Varanasi every year to cleanse their sins in the waters of the river. 267 more words

Rishikesh, India

If you’re looking for mountains, rivers, bonfires and adventure, Rishikesh is it. With the Ganga flowing right through the mountains, and rapids that are possibly the best in the world, white water rafting is the perfect adventure break in north India. 1,079 more words

Beauty following the rain.

“Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.”
~Henry David Thoreau

Ganga Setu

Mahatma Gandhi Setu (also called Gandhi Setu or Ganga Setu) is a bridge over the river Ganges connecting Patna in the south to Hajipur in the north of Bihar. 15 more words