Paperback: 16 pages
Publisher: Wilco Publishing House (Jr. Diamond)
Varanasi, or Benaras, is one of the oldest living cities in the world. Varanasi's prominence in Hindu mythology is virtually unrivalled. Mark Twain, the famous English author was enthralled by this city and its legends. This book on Varanasi, a very popular pilgrim destination, will unravel before you the city's ancient history. Situated on the banks of the holy river, Ganges and considered the abode of Lord Shiva, you will be introduced to the various temples dotting the city with the aid of interesting illustrations and simple narration.