Varanasi is a spiritual capital of India. Famous temples of India situated in Varanasi. Here i am going to prepare a list these temples. Please give your feedback by votes & comments which one is the best.
Sankat Mochan foundation was established by Beer Bhadra Mishra. Sankat Mochan Mandir is founded by Tulsidas who is author of Ramcharitmanas. Every Tuesday and Saturday thousand s of people in que for pray in front of mandir.
In 7 march 2006 three explosion hit the temple while aarti was in progress. The crowd helped to everyone for rescue operation.
Tulsi Manas Mandir was located in Durgakund Bhelupur Varanasi, construction was completed in 1964 funded by Thakur Das Sureka Family, Bandhaghat Howrah. The temple was constructed with white temple. The temple was inagurated by HH Dr. Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan.
Dashaswamedh ghat is the main ghat of Varanasi which situated Ganga river. Dashaswamedh ghat is very close to Kashivishwa nath ji temple. Lord Brahma created it to welcome Lord Shiva, Lord Brahma sacrifices ten horses during Dasa-Ashwamedha yojna perform here. Ganga Aarti is held daily at Dashaswamegh Ghat. The present ghat was build by Peshwa Balaji Baji Rao inthe year 1748. On 7th december a low density blast rocket the southern end of Aarti.
Assi Ghat is the south most ghat in Varanasi. Assi Ghat is known for being a palce for where long term foreign students,researcher and tourist live. Assi ghat is one of the ghat where recreation in festival time. The Ghat accommodates about 22500 people during shivratri season. There should be lot of activities for tourist for engage.
Bharat Mata Temple was built by Babu Shiv Prasad Gupta and this temple is inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi in 1936. This temple is only one which dedicated to mother India. In Bharat Mata Mandir it show it houses a relief map of undevided India. Bharat Mata Mandir was situated in campus of Mahatma Kashi Vidyapeeth.
This temple is located 10 km away from Varanasi city, towards the north of Varanasi. The deer park in Sarnath is where Gautam Budha first taught about Dharma. It houses the impressive Dhamekha Stup and the grand ashok Pillar. The charm and glory of town its historical past and cultural heritage. It was also the site of Budhas. Originally known as Isipathana whic is close religious city Varanasi.
Durga temple was situated on the way to new Vishwanath ji BHU campus. Its belives that tample was built 500 years ago, it also known as Monkey temple. It is called monkey temple due to large nuber of monkey present here. Its controlled by royal family of Banaras state, build up by Bengaliu maharani in Nagara style. The main festival of termple is Navratri, during at this time thousand of devotee visit the Durga temple everyday to seek blessings from goddess.
Nepali temple was located on Lalita Ghat, build up by king of nepal its constructed in Nepali style of architecture. Its also looks as mini khajuraho which display the craftsmanship of the workers. This unique temple is visited by tourist from all over the world. This temple is also known kathwala temple, the temple is known for its magnificent wood work using a special wood that is termites free which has been done by worker especially brought in from Nepal.
Kal Bhairav temple is located on Visheshwar Ganj Varanasi this temple is dedicated to Lord Kaal Bhairav also known as the Kotwal of Varanasi. It is said that without his permission no one stay in Kashi. The name Kaal Bhairav means both death and fate. In this temple you will find a door guarded by Bhairav mount, the dog, through which there is a fine courtyard.
New Vishwanath ji temple situated in BHU campus. New Vishwanath ji temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Dont miss the grand aarti if you are in city. Its to good temple made by white marble and good landscape garden in outer area.
Tridev Temple is located near to Tulsi Manas Mata Mandir. The shrine is dedicated to three dieties, Salasar Hanuman Bhagwan, Dadi Rani sati Devi and Khatu Ji Maharaj. This temple has a strong spritual atmosphere that links you to God. Most of the people come to visit the temple every day to attain spritual calm. If any one comes to Varanasi mostly visit this temple.
Purabmukhi Shani Dev temple is located Laxmikund Luxa Varanasi. This temple is perfect destination for a great time with your dear ones. Enjoy the attaraction of this tourist place. Purabmukhi Shani Dev Temple is not just the place for sightseeing but it also enable you to steal a self indulgent moment for yourself as well.
Kashi vishawanath ji one of the famous temple in Varanasi, here we pray of Lord Shiva. Kashi Vishawanath ji one of the twelve jyotirilinga and situated at western bank of the holy river Ganga. The older name Varanasi is kashi and temple known as Kashi Vishawanath Ji Temple. The older name of Vishwanath ji Visheshwarya. It hasbeen destroyed in more time, the last structure was demolished by Aurangzeb 6th mughal emperor who construted Gyanwapi Mosque on its site. The currentv structure build up by Maratha Emperor Ahilya Bai Holkar of Indore 1780). Since 1983 mandir has been managed by Utter Pradesh Government. During occasion of Shivratri Kashi Naresh is chief Guest and its 5th richest Temple in India