hindu murals on pink water towers at the dasaswamedh ghat - varanasi (india)


Pink Water Towers at the Dasaswamedh Ghat in Varanasi (India).­

The towers have murals with Hindu deities: Shiva on the left, and on the right, Lakshimi (Goddess of Wealth).­

For more info about Varanasi, go to en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Varanasi.

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Dashaswmedh Ghat Road, Bangali Tola, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221001, India

Photos taken in the Hindu Holy city of Varanasi - also know as Benares (India).­

For more info about Varanasi, go to en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Varanasi

Photos taken in India in 2013

The highlight if this trip was the Maha Kumba Mela Hindu Festival, the largest human gathering on earth, which happens once every 12 years.­

Other regions visited include the springs of the Ganges river, Varanasi, the Konark sun temple.­

See also my photos of Nepal that I took the same year.­