Kashi Vishvanath Temple is one of the most famous Hindu temples dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is located in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India. The temple stands on the western bank of the holy river Ganga, and is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas, the holiest of Shiva temples. The main deity is known by the name Vishvanatha or Vishveshvara meaning Ruler of The Universe. Varanasi city is also called Kashi, and hence the temple is popularly called Kashi Vishvanath Temple.
Kashi is the land of shiva, the biggest attraction of the city is the Kashi Vishwanath Temple also known as the Golden Temple because of its gold plated pagoda. The temple has its own history and immense significance in both the religion and the culture. The temple witnesses millions of people every year who visit to experience the enchantment of the temple and offer their prayers to Shiva. It is believed that it was here when the first Shivlinga appeared from the ground underneath to reach out to the heavens and thus, the significance in culture. The temple itself has been destroyed and rebuilt quite a few times in the past. All the conquerors and kings in the past including the Greeks, the Turks, the Mughals, the Marathas have contributed to the historical events of the temple. The temple that we see today was ultimately built by the queen of Indore – Rani Ahilyabai Holkar in the late 18th century. Later the king of Indore – Maharaja Ranjit Singh donated over 800 kilograms of Gold to plate the exterior of the temple dome.
There are multiple ceremonies that are conducted at the temple through the course of the day. Large number of devotees line up through the day and for these ceremonies to offer their prayers and gifts and fulfill their religious and spiritual duties. We organize various special darshans for our guests to do the same and assure ethical practices with our network of priests. Our only objective is complete fulfillment of our guest’s vacation and ensuring their hassle free vacation by being an ethical and reliable establishment for them. We make sure our guests are not cheated at any stage of their spiritual journey.