Varanasi is one of the most ancient cities in the world. It has so much of spirituality and mysticism under its realm. Whether you are a native of India or you are a foreigner, this city will definitely give you a lot of splendour. The beauty of Varanasi is that it has something for everybody who visits here.
People who visit this land are full of praise and enjoy their trip to the fullest. The artistic, captivating and designer temples and shrines set the stage for every visitor. So, in case you have any plan to visit this city just check out Hotel at Varanasi and book your rooms. After all, you will have to halt somewhere to take rest and then explore with a fresh mind and active heart. For now, let us talk about some spiritual destinations of this city.
Kashi Vishwanath Temple
In the case, you are in this city of temples and ghats, and you have not paid a visit to well-known Kashi Vishwanath Temple, you will find your trip void. People especially visit this city to take the blessings of this prestigious temple. This spectacular temple is devoted to Lord Shiva and it is one of the 12 Jyotirlingas. It has also been referred to in Holy Scriptures. The construction of this temple possesses a chain of tinier shrines located in the Vishwanath Galli. Whether you come in summers, winters or any other season, you will always find a lot of rush at this devout temple.
This temple is the place wherein Tulsidas inscribed Hindu classic Ramayana in dialect of Awadhi in Hindi language. The shrine was sponsored by Birla family and it is created with gorgeous white marble in the year 1964. An amazing thing about this shrine is that there are some scenes and Versesfrom Ramcharitmanas, carved on these walls of temple. People visit this temple irrespective of their religion.
Durga Temple or the Monkey Temple
Durga Temple is also called the monkey temple. It is because of presence of so many monkeys all over this area. The temple is amidst the mythological spots to see in Varanasi. This temple was built in the 18th century by a Bengali Maharani. The temple possesses a chic of Nagara that simply means the North Indian panache of temple architecture. This temple is painted red with ochre. It has been said that the idol of powerful Goddess Durga in this temple was not constructed; it appeared on its own. The temple witnesses a lot of rush of visitors, tourists and pilgrims throughout the year. The rush gets even more massive during the time of spiritual Navratris.
The bottom line is that these were just a couple of spiritual spots in Varanasi. In case you want, you can explore all the enriching temple and shrines of this city through a single spiritual site. Just find out resort at Varanasi for your stay and relish a mystic walk, after all, a single tour will give you so much of holiness and tranquillity.