varanasi - benares

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

indian street cow lying in narrow street (india), lying down
cow and indian woman in narrow street (india), lying down, saree, sari
temple sinking - ghats of varanasi (india), ganga river, ganges river, hinduism, man, telple, water
boats on ganga river in varanasi (india), river boats, water
stairs street near the ghats of varanasi (india), steps
indian street cow (india), hindu temple, hinduism
steep street with stairs in varanasi (india), man, steps, street cow
little boy's mouth full of carrots (india), chewing, child, kid
little girl hugging her brother (india), boy, children, earring, hug, kids, nose piercing, nostril piercing, playing, siblings, sister
little girl with her brother - eating carrots (india), boy, carrot, children, hug, hugging, kids, siblings, sister
little girl eating carrot (india), child, kid
little boy dancing in street - varanasi (india), child, kid, stairs
steep stairs street - varanasi (india), steps
trash in street (india), rubbish
street cow eating trash (india), garbage, rubbish
indian shoeshiner, headdress, headwear, man, sitting, squatting
backstreet in old varanasi (india), bicycles, bikes, shops
pouring raw milk - metal milk container (india), dudh-wallah, milk man
milk merchant tasting raw milk (india), dudh-wallah, men, milk man, street
milkman smiling - dudh wallah (india), man
dudh wallahs - milkmen at bulk milk market in street (india), dudh-wallah, men, milk man
milkmen at bulk milk market (india), dudh-wallah, men, milk man, street
dudh wallah fingers with milk (india), dudh-wallah, hand, milk man, white
farmers market (india), men, produce, stall, street market
fruit jam street vendor (india), man, market, orange color, plate, selling, stacked, street food
old sadhu sitting on a ghat - varanasi (india), baba, bhagwa, ghats, hat, headdress, headwear, hinduism, necklace, saffron color, tilak, white beard
baba with rudraksha beads and vibhuti holy ash (india), beard, hinduism, man, sacred ash
sadhu smoking chillum on the ghats of varanasi (india), beard, hinduism, pipe, smoke, tarps, yellow
sadhu sitting crossed-legged on the ghats of varanasi (india), bank-notes, beard, cross-legged, hinduism, man, money, offerings, sacred ash, tarps, yellow
varanasi ghat - ganges river (india), ganga river, ghats, hindu, hinduism, steps, vanishing point, water
red snake swimming in river (india), ganga river, reptile, striped, water, white, wildlife
man burning hindu offerings on the ghats of varanasi (india), fire, flames, ganga river, ganges river, hinduism, sitting, water
assi ghat - varanasi and the ganges river (india), ganga river, ghats, river bank, water
beauty parlour store sign (india), bad spelling, spelling mistake
blue door decorated with posters of hindu deities and gurus (india), closed, hinduism
street barber shaving on the ghats - varanasi (india), graffiti, men, self-portrait, tristan savatier, two, wall
hindu pilgrims on river boat - ghats of varanasi (india), ganga river, ganges river, hinduism, rowing boat, water
naga sadhu on small boat on the ganges river - varanasi (india), babas, ganga river, hinduism, men, naga baba, pilgrims, river boat, sacred ash, water
hindu woman drying sari in the wind - varanasi (india), sand, saree, yellow
hindu woman drying saris in the wind after holy bath in the ganges river - varanasi (india), river bank, sand, saree, sari
hindu woman drying saris in the wind - varanasi (india), river bank, sand, saree, sari
hindu women drying saris in the wind - varanasi (india), river bank, sand, saree, sari
hindu women drying saris in the wind after holy dip - varanasi (india), river bank, sand, saree, sari, woman
plastic trash pollution - ganges river - ganga - varanasi (india), environment, garbage, river bank, rubbish, sand
horse shade - varanasi (india), desert, feed bag, garbage, river bank, rubbish, saddle, sand, shadow, sitting, squatting, trash
hindu pilgrims having holy dip in ganges river - varanasi (india), bathing, ganga river, hinduism, river boat, rowing boat, small boat, water
hindu pilgrims on boats - ghats of varanasi (india), ganga river, ganges river, hinduism, river boat, rowing boat, small boat, water
hindu pilgrims on row boat on the ganga river - varanasi (india), ganges river, hinduism, kid, man, river boat, rowing boat, small boat, water
ghats of varanasi (india), ganga river, hindu, hinduism, water
ghats of varanasi - ganges river (india), ganga river, hinduism, river boats, water
keep ganga clean - dirty sign - varanasi (india), dirt, environment, ganga river, hindu, hinduism, pollution
space invaders mosaic with red tilaka (india), ceramic tiles, street art, tilak, urban art
space invaders mosaic (varanasi), brick wall, bricks, street art, tilak, urban art
hindu man drying underpants on stick - varanasi (india), baba, bhagwa, cane, finger rings, ganga river, hinduism, purple, saffron color, tilak, tilaka, underware, water
hindu pilgrims on boat on the ganges river, waving hands (varanasi), bhagwa, ganga river, hinduism, orange color, river boat, rowing boat, saffron color, small boat, water
overcrowded boat on the ganges river - hindu pilgrims (varanasi), crowd, ganga river, hinduism, water
boy jumping from a ghat into the ganges river (varanasi), baba, ganga river, hinduism, jump, men, river bank, water
old hindu man in saffron color cloth on the ghats of varanasi (india), beard, dreads, old man, sadhu, staff
massive bull lying down (india), big, huge, large, resting, street cow
boy with his cow (india), child, holding, kid, neck, sitting, street cow, water buffalo
crowd of colorful hindu pilgrims and cow on the ghats of varanasi (india), crwod, hinduism, men, sitting, steps, women
hindu man smiling (india), headdress, headwear, hinduism, tilak, tilaka, white beard
hindu man with white beard, smiling (india), headdress, headwear, hinduism, tilak
family of hindu pilgrims on the ghats of varanasi (india), hinduism, men, sitting, women
group of hindu men on the ghats of varanasi (india), babas, ganga river, hinduism, river bank, sadhus, sitting, water
along the ghats of varanasi (india), ganga river, mooring, river bank
girl and inquisitive water buffalo (india), feet, hand, sitting, street cow, woman
cow with tongue in nose - water buffalo (india), cow nose, cow snout, ganga river, ganges river, sticking out tongue, sticking tongue out
muddy water buffalo cow (india), cow nose, cow snout, dirty, head, mud, steps
water buffaloes and cows on the ghats of varanasi (india), buildings, ganga river, ganges river, houses, mooring, river bank, river boats, rowing boats, small boats, steps
main ghat of varanasi (india), buildings, ganga river, ganges river, ghats, houses, river bank, river boats, rowing boats, small boats, water
ghats of varanasi along the ganges river (india), buildings, ganga river, mooring, river bank, rowing boats, sailing, small boats, water
line of hindu pilgrims walking on the ghats of varanasi (india), row, steps, street cow, water buffalo
overcrowded river boat (india), crowd, crowded, ganga river, men, sailing
drying saris after holy bath - varanasi (india), cloth line, hanging, hinduism, holding, men, sarees, women
hindu bathing on the ghats of varanasi (india), backloght, crowd, ganga river, hinduism, holy dip, mooring, river bank, river bath, river bathing, river boats, sarees, sari, water, women
steps on the ghats of varanasi (india), buildings, houses, pink flags, stairs, tree, vanishing point
river boat being repaired on the ghats of varanasi (india), fixing, ganga river, ganges river, repairing, river bank, river boats, sticks, water
man fixing old wooden riverboat (india), ganga river, ganges river, river bank, sticks, water
sadhu (hindu holy man) reading small book (india), baba, dreads, headdress, headwear, hindi, hinduism, holy book, scriptures, sitting
hindu women bathing in the ganges river in varanasi (india), ganga river, hinduism, holy dip, river bank, river bath, river bathing, river boat, sarees, saris, water
hindu women bathing in the ganges river in varanasi (india), ganga river, holy dip, river bath, river bathing, river boat, sarees, saris, water
sadhus with trident - hindu holy men (india), babas, beard, ghats, headdress, headwear, hinduism, prescription glasses, sitting, spectables, tilak, tilaka
sadhu - hindu holy man (india), baba, headdress, headwear, hinduism, prescription glasses, spectables, tilak, tilaka, white beard
sadhu with trident - hindu holy man (india), baba, beard, hinduism, tilak, tilaka
manikarnika burning ghat - varanasi (india), cremation ghat, ganga river, hindu, hinduism, manikarnika gaht, water, wood
naga sadhu (india), baba, beard, campfire, damaru drum, dreads, ghats, hinduism, man, posters, ritual drum, sitting, tree log, wall
naga sadhu (india), baba, beads, beard, bracelets, damaru drum, dreads, finger rings, ghats, hinduism, man, necklaces, posters, ritual drum, sitting, tilak, tilaka, trident, wall
row boat towing decomposed cadaver on the ganges river (india), blood, bloody, boatman, death, decomposed body, decomposing, floating, ganga river, grisly, hinduism, human remains, macabre, morbid, putrefied, river boat, rowing boat, water
boatman moving decomposed cadaver floating on the ganges river (india), blood, bloody, death, decomposed body, decomposing, ganga river, grisly, hinduism, human remains, macabre, morbid, paddle, putrefied, river boat, standing, water, yellow
decomposed corpse of dead man floating on the ganges river (india), blood, bloody, death, decomposed body, decomposing, ganga river, grisly, hinduism, human remains, macabre, morbid, putrefied, river bank, river boats, water
dog near decomposed body floating on the ganges river (india), blood, bloody, death, decomposing, ganga river, grisly, hinduism, human remains, macabre, mooring, morbid, putrefied, resting, river bank, river boats, water
dog looking at decomposed corpse floating on the ganges river (india), blood, bloody, death, decomposed body, flower offerings, ganga river, grisly, hinduism, human remains, macabre, mooring, morbid, putrefied, river bank, river boats, water
decomposed cadaver floating on the ganges river in varanasi (india), blood, bloody, buildings, death, decomposed body, decomposing, ganga river, grisly, hinduism, houses, human remains, macabre, mooring, morbid, putrefied, river bank, river boats, water
decomposing corpse floating on the ganges river (india), blood, bloody, death, decomposed body, ganga river, grisly, hinduism, human remains, macabre, mooring, morbid, putrefied, river boats, water
bloated decomposed cadaver floating on the ganges river (india), blood, bloody, death, decomposed body, decomposing, ganga river, grisly, hinduism, human remains, macabre, morbid, putrefied, water
decorated door of old house (india), architecture, building, closed, decoration, gate, moldings, painted, painting
electric flowers for wedding (india), decoration, men, street, traffic, transport, transporting, walking
overloaded motorcycle (india), bags, bearer, boxes, freight, moving, rider, sacks, street, transport, transportation, transporting, underbone motorcycle
marching band (india), caps, drum, instruments, men, music, sax horn, standing, street
man transporting load of marigold flower on freight tricycle (india), bag, bearer, cargo tricycle, cargo trike, freight trike, heavy, moving, orange color, riding, street, transport, transportation
electric flowers for wedding (india), men, street, traffic, transport, transporting, walking, women
electric flowers for wedding (india), men, street, traffic, transport, transporting, walking, women
man pushing cargo tricycle with heavy load (india), bags, bearer, boxes, cargo trike, freight tricycle, freight trike, men, moving, sacks, street, transport, transportation, transporting, walking
ox cart transporting freight (india), bags, cargo, carriage, cow, load, men, sacks, sitting, street, transport, walking
two young women on cycle rickshaw (india), bags, man, moving, street
coal man (india), bags, bearer, cargo tricycle, cargo trike, charcoal, dirty, freight trike, load, moving, pushing, street, transport, transportation, transporting, walking
electric decorations for wedding (india), man, street, transport, transportind, walking, women
old man with white hair on cycle rickshaw (india), men, moving, napping, sleeping, street
man riding ox cart on street (india), bells, carriage, collar, cow, men, sitting
man pushing heavily loaded bicycle (india), bags, bearer, cargo, freight, headdress, headwear, heavy, load, moving, sacks, street, transport, transportation, transporting, walking
indian family on cycle rickshaw (india), children, couple, kids, man, moving, street, woman
mother and baby on cycle rickshaw (india), child, kid, man, moving, street, woman
men pushing cargo bikes with heavy loads (india), bags, bearer, cargo tricycle, cargo trike, freight tricycle, freight trike, load, moving, sacks, street, transport, transportation, transporting, walking, wooden
man riding freight tricycle (india), bags, bearer, cargo trike, freight trike, load, moving, sacks, street, transport, transportation, transporting
man pushing cargo tricycle with heavy load (india), bags, bearer, boxes, cargo trike, freight tricycle, freight trike, moving, sacks, street, transport, transportation, transporting, walking
man pushing cargo bike with heavy load (india), bags, bearer, cargo trike, freight tricycle, freight trike, moving, sacks, street, transport, transportation, transporting, walking
muslim women in niqab on cycle rickshaw (india), islam, man, moving, street
man with load of boxes on cargo tricycle (india), bearer, cargo trike, cycle rickshaw, freight tricycle, freight trike, heavy, moving, riding, street, transport, transportation
muslim man and girl on cycle rickshaw (india), men, moving, passengers, street
man with heavy load of freight on cargo tricycle (india), bags, bearer, cargo trike, freight tricycle, freight trike, moving, sacks, street, transport, transportation, transporting, walking
man sitting on top of large bags on cycle rickshaw (india), cargo, freight, heavy, men, moving, pushing, sacks, street, transport, transportation, transporting, walking
man sitting on top of large sacks on cycle rickshaw (india), cargo, freight, heavy, men, moving, pushing, street, transport, transportation, transporting, walking
man on cycle rickshaw (india), men, moving, riding, sitting, street
man transporting large load of freight on tricycle (india), bags, bearer, cargo tricycle, cargo trike, freight tricycle, freight trike, moving, sacks, street, transport, transportation
man riding with large sacks of freight on cycle rickshaw (india), cargo, load, men, moving, street, transport, transportation, transporting
ox cart transporting heavy load (india), bags, cargo, cow, freight, men, pulling, rope, sacks, sitting, standing, street, transport
street market and traffic (india), farmers market, fruits, merchants, produce, stalls, street vendors
traffic jam on busy market street (india), auto rickshaws, street market
broomsticks street vendor and bicycle (india), bike, brooms, cargo, freight, man, market, merchant, standing, transporting
dudh-wallah on bicycle - milkman (india), bike, carrying, metal milk containers, milk man, riding, street market, transporting, transpoting
man pushing cargo tricycle with heavy load of freight (india), bags, bearer, cargo trike, freight tricycle, freight trike, moving, sacks, street market, transport, transportation, transporting, walking
man walking cargo tricycle with heavy load of freight (india), bags, bearer, cargo trike, freight tricycle, freight trike, moving, pushing, sacks, street, transport, transportation, transporting
man pushing cargo tricycle with heavy load (india), bags, bearer, cargo trike, freight tricycle, freight trike, moving, sacks, street market, transport, transportation, transporting, walking
rickshaw driver pushing cow on street (india), load, man, street cows, street market
men pushing cycle rickshaws with passengers (india), walking
old rusty auto rickshaw on street (india), driver, driving, packed, passengers, public transportation
fully loaded auto rickshaw (india), man, passengers, public transportation, street, woman
freight tricycle and cycle rickshaw (india), bags, bearer, cargo trike, freight trike, heavy, load, man, motorbikes, motorcycles, moving, passengers, pushing, sacks, shops, street, traffic, transport, transportation, transporting, walking
man pushing cargo tricycle with heavy load (india), bags, bearer, boxes, cargo trike, freight tricycle, freight trike, moving, sacks, sarees, sari, shops, street, transport, transportation, transporting, walking, woman
man pushing freight tricycle with heavy load (india), bags, bare foot, bearer, cargo trike, freight trike, moving, sacks, street, transport, transportation, transporting, walking
driving a motorcycle in india, horns, men, rider, riding, street cow
old women selling fruits and vegetables on street sidewalk (india), farmers market, merchant, old woman, produce, shop, sitting, stall, street market, street vendors, veggies
tristan savatier - selfie with kid on shoulder - baby goat, goat kid, holding, man, self-portrait, signs
kid - baby goat in my hand, goat kid, holding
ghats and boats on ganges river - varanasi (india), ganga river, hinduism, main ghat, mooring, river bank, steps
ghats and boats on ganges river - varanasi (india), ganga river, hinduism, mooring, river bank
street cow lying (india), lying down, resting
funeral pyre - cremation of a dead at harishchandra burning ghat - varanasi (india), cremation ghats, fire, ganga river, hindu, hinduism, human cadaver, river boats, smoke, smoking, water
cremation of a dead person on a funeral pyre at harishchandra burning ghat - varanasi (india), cremation ghats, fire, ganga river, hindu, hinduism, human cadaver, looking, men, river bank, sitting, smoke, smoking, squatting, water
old hindu people sitting on ghat - varanasi (india), ghats, man, row, women
harishchandra cremation ghat - burning ghat - varanasi (india), cremation ghats, crowd, fire, funeral pyre, ganga river, hindu, hinduism, river bank, river boats, smoke, smoking, water
harishchandra burning ghat - varanasi (india), cremation ghats, crowd, fire, funeral pyre, ganga river, hindu, hinduism, river bank, river boats, smoke, smoking, water
river boat sailing on ganges river (india), ganga river
row boats sailing on ganges river (india), advertising, allahabad bank, ganga river, painted, rowing boats, small boats, travel world experiences, twx
trash in narrow street - varanasi (india), environment, garbage, pollution, rubbish, stairs, steps
wooden riverboat construction - ghats of varanasi (india), fixing, ganga river, ganges river, hull, men, repairing, river bank
river boat construction - ghats of varanasi (india), fixing, ganga river, ganges river, hull, men, repairing
river boats moored at the ghats of varanasi (india), ganga river
river boat with new tar coating - ghats of varanasi (india), ganga river, ganges river, water
men repairing hull of wooden river boat, fixing, working
hindu pilgrims on river boats - varanasi (india), ganga river, hinduism, men, sarees, saris, sitting, standing, women
crocodile figurehead - stem of river boat - varanasi (india), bow, mouth, nails, sculpture, teeth
hull of riverboat on a ghat - varanasi (india), cows, ganga river, ganges river, ghats, river bank, river boat, steps, water buffaloes
hindu holy bath in the ganges river - ghats of varanasi (india), ganga river, hinduism, holy dip, mooring, pink tower, river bath, river bathing, river boats, water tower
hindu holy bath in ganga river - ghats of varanasi (india), hinduism, holy dip, mooring, pink tower, river bath, river bathing, river boats, water tower
water buffalo and hindu pilgrims on a ghat - varanasi (india), ganga river, ganges river, ghats, river bank, sarees, saris, stairs, steps, street cow, women
riverboats moored at the ghats of varanasi (india), ganga river, ganges river, mooring, river bank
women walking on red-painted ghats - varanasi (india), dolphin restaurant, pink flags, rashmi guest house, red color, red ghat, red steps, stairs
family bathing and doing laundry in ganges river at the ghats of varanasi (india), boatman, child, ganga river, hinduism, kid, little girl, men, metal bucket, mooring, paddle, river bank, rowing boat, sailing, small boat, steel bucket, washing, woman
hindu murals on pink water towers at the dasaswamedh ghat - varanasi (india), ghats, gods, infrastructure, paintings, pink towers
fire puja ceremony - main ghat - varanasi (india), ghats, hindu, hinduism, night, show, sitting
cremation of a dead person - varanasi (india), burning ghat, death, flames, harishchandra ghat, hinduism, human cadaver, smoke, wood fire
cremation of a corpse - funeral pyre - varanasi (india), burning ghat, dead, death, flames, hinduism, human cadaver, smoke, wood fire
indian wedding - proud groom holding his covered bride like a trophy, bindi, couple, dressed-up, hand mehndi, headdress, headwear, man, scarf, standing, street, suit, tilak, tilaka, traditional, woman
very crowded pedestrian market street (india), crowd, pedestrians, walking
busy marker street in varanasi (india), crowd, pedestrians, walking
six legged cow - polymelia (india), 6 legged cow, baby cow, holy cow, offerings, painted
motor rickshaw transporting holy cows (india), auto rickshaw, decorated, holy cow, street, traffic
six legged cow (india), 6 legged cow, baby cow, holy cow, offerings, painted
six legged cow (india), baby cow, cellphone, holy cow, men, mobile phone, offerings, painted, taking photos
five legged cow (india), 5 legged cow, baby cow, hand, holding, holy cow, offerings, painted, touching
five legged holy cow (india), 5 legged cow, baby cow, five legged cow, offerings, painted
five legged cow (india), 5 legged cow, baby cow, holy cow, offerings, painted, street
dressed-up musicians on their way to a wedding (india), cycle rickshaw, headdress, headwear, indian wedding, men, music band, street, turbans, uniform
cycle rickshaw carrying large sacks (india), bags, big, cargo, freight, man, pushing, street
gridlock - traffic jam (india), auto rickshaw, bicycles, bikes, bus, car, crowd, cycle rickshaws, motorbikes, motorcycles, street
sleepy bull oblivious to street traffic (india), bicycles, bikes, cycle rickshaws, lying down, motorbikes, motorcycles, moving, resting, street cow, traffic jam
dressed-up musicians with drum on their way to a wedding (india), cycle rickshaw, drummer, headdress, headwear, indian wedding, men, music band, street, turban, uniform
musicians on cycle rickshaw, on their way to a wedding (india), drum, drummer, headdress, headwear, men, moving, music band, street, turbans, uniform
muslim woman in niqab, riding rickshaw with hindu woman, cycle rickshaw, islam, religion, street, women
decorated horses and carriage going to a wedding (india), horse carriage, horse cart, street
street traffic - cycle rickshaws, bicycles and motorbikes (india), bikes, crowd, motorcycles, moving, traffic jam
man varrying large objects on a cycle rickshaw, bags, cargo, carrying, freight, men, moving, riding, sacj, sacks, street
big bull oblivious to street traffic (india), bicycles, bikes, cycle rickshaws, lying down, motorbikes, motorcycles, moving, resting, street cow
little girl begging near holy bull (india), beggar, child, kid, lying down, resting, street cow
weird couple, dummy head, laughing, man, mannequin, mouth, woman
holy bull oblivious to traffic (india), street cow
normal traffic jam in busy street (india), bicycles, bikes, carrying, cars, crowd, cycle rickshaws, gridlock, motorbikes, motorcycles, sacks
normal traffic jam (india), bicycles, bikes, crowd, cycle rickshaws, gridlock, motorbikes, motorcycles, street
indian wedding - proud groom holding bride in tow like a trophy, couple, dressed-up, gold jewelry, hand mehndi, headdress, headwear, man, nose piercing, nostril piercing, piercing jewelry, scarf, standing, street, traditional, turban, woman
newlyweds - indian wedding - groom holding bride in tow like a trophy, couple, dressed-up, headdress, headwear, man, standing, street, traditional, turban, women