Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple (Golden Temple), Varanasi

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One of the most famous Hindu temples dedicated to Lord Shiva, Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple (Golden Temple) stands on the western bank of the Ganges. Destroyed and reconstructed many times during its history, the latest edition was built by the Maratha monarch in 1780, with three domes made up of pure gold. You can enter the temple sanctum only when the chief officiating priest finishes performing his religious functions. Certain occasions host million visitors, so security measures can get very rigorous. With our online itinerary creator, Varanasi attractions like Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple (Golden Temple) can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Kashi Vishwanath temple is one of the Jyothirlinga but more than that Varanasi is the city of Lord Shiva. Must visit temple near sacred Ganges. Very clean and very orderly visitors.  more »
  • Храм Каши Вишванатх один из известнейших храмов Индии, посвящен Богу Шиве. Он имеет золотой купол и поэтому еÐ...  more »
  • Difficult to get through all the tickets, foreigners enter through another door and it's free, you have to leave everything in a box that they give you at no cost.
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  • A cultural heritage of Hindu community. Very renowned and respected religious place. Here since long, been destroyed by invaders, and again rebuild. What is unique, it shares it's boundary wall to a mosque, giving a beautiful example of India's communal diversity and secular spirit and mutual harmony. *Pictures aren't allowed*
  • work is in progress... it will take time.. but once corridor is completed it will worth seeing it.. lakhs of people are coming these days to worship Lord Vishwanath.. What i saw was that the golden plate which is covered on the main temple is gone black.. trust must take care of such things..
  • Just peaceful and amazing place on the planet. One of the most sacred places for Hindus. Must visit place. Tip: plan to visit early in the morning before 7.30am. Beyond which is rush hour
  • One of the most important Hindu pilgrim of India, lots of crowd and a good place with various Ghats donated by Late Kings. You will enjoy boat ride, temple is going to be too crowded so manage Ur time if you are thinking about going for Darshan.
  • Most sacred place for Hindus. Modi is taking Gr8 efforts to revamp. Local priests & security should take steps so that people can pray better.
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