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Scindia Ghat

Dashaswamedh Ghat | Near Ganges, Varanasi, India
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The landscape of Ganges in Varanasi is studded with many beautifully carved temples but this one... read more

Reviewed March 16, 2018
pilgrim_gsa
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New Delhi, India
The birth place of God of Fire, Agni

You will find a tilted Shiva temple lying partially submerged in the Ganges River from this Scindia... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2018
MC0777
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Oulu, Finland
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Dashaswamedh Ghat | Near Ganges, Varanasi, India
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

The landscape of Ganges in Varanasi is studded with many beautifully carved temples but this one is exceptional with it's partially submerged Shiva temple and many vistas . One can at all times watch people busy in performing their rituals what with the bodies burning...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

You will find a tilted Shiva temple lying partially submerged in the Ganges River from this Scindia Ghat. It is build by Scindiasin 1830. According to mythology, Agni, the Hindu God of Fire, was born here. You will find the place by walking by the...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2017

it is very clean and well maintained ghat and I could find many people offering prayers here. I did yoga here

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Reviewed 12 December 2017

One of the best place for photographers and the people who prefer serenity yet want to have a taste of the much crowded Varanasi.

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

One of the less crowded ghats but that means you get to witness the daily life of the locals in the area. Also located here is the tilted shrine for Shiva.

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

A bit further than Manikarnika ghat ( the burning ghat ) going southwards, with a half submerged temple ( depending the Ganges river level ). Tough near the burning ghat it is calm. Of course do not enter in the waters in this ghat because...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Tilted temple at this ghat is the star attraction. Otherwise this is like any other ghat...Also this is very close to Manikarnika, the main burning ghat of Banaras.

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Reviewed 2 September 2017

It is amazing to see how spiritual the Indian people are.. it is beautiful , it enriches their soul and makes them happy & in peace with themselves .. lesson be learn... material things are that: MATERIAL.... no soul ,no wisdom, no caring. Everyone should...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2017

This ghatt is where many Hindus congregate to say their evening prayers. There is quite a colorful ceremony with Hindu priests chanting prayers, with the attendant music, conch-blowing and incense.

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Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

The Scindia Ghat has been made by theMaratha rulers. We visited it in the evening while on a boat. People from the adjacent Ghat were coming over, as all the Ghats are interconnected, and were sitting on the steps to watch the sun set. A...More

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