Varanasi: sacred city

Each year, millions of pilgrims come here to worship Shiva and to bathe in the holy waters of the River Ganges.

Video from the Asian Art Museum

Cite this page as: Asian Art Museum, "Varanasi: sacred city," in Smarthistory, January 28, 2016, accessed May 18, 2024, https://smarthistory.org/varanasi-sacred-city/.