Varanasi, also famous as Kasi is a sacred place to Hindus and Muslims. Hindus visit this place for performing funeral rituals and to take a dip in river Ganges. A boat Tour on River Ganges along the strip of Holy City reveals many things.For Instance its believed, a dip in river Ganges will wash away all your sins of your life time. Varanasi is named as Kasi after the lord Kasi Viswanath and a shiv linga, which is also one of 12 jyothirlingas in India. The official devastana website has a live stream of the Shiva Linga
There is also a jama masjid which is called Gyanvapi mosque. It is built by Mughal emperor Aurangzeb. Every person who visits Varanasi will be interested to have a dip in river and take a Boat Tour on River Ganges flowing across the holy city.
Approx 200 dead bodies will be cremated daily in Manikarnika Ghat and Harishchandra Ghat at Sacred City Varanasi, which is on the banks of River Ganges.
In fact, at the time of Boat Tour on River Ganges you will come across many things like some fishing boats, ash floating on water, sometimes dead bodies too. One of the localities has said that around 200 dead bodies will be cremated daily in Manikarnika Ghat and Harishchandra Ghat. Of course dead bodies will be allowed for cremation in only these two Ghats along the river Ganges. When you go for a boat ride, you can feel the essence of water which resembles the life cycle. The boat ride will give you peace and positive vibrations. One has to take a boat ride, if they are in search of refreshment from the daily routine.