Banaras, the holy city of India is widely popular as Varanasi. Banaras is known as the oldest living city in the world. Banaras city is the culture capital of India. This Banars place became the center for fairs and festivals by virtue of their cultural and religious importance. Festivals are celebrated almost every month. The celebration symbolizes life at its best with the dedication of Banaras beliefs. It is the holiest city in Hinduism and has been a place of pilgrimage for thousands of years. The city is presided over by the god Shiva, and rests on the banks of the Ganges River.
The importance site in Varanasi is the shrine of Lord Kashi Vishwanath. It is the holiest shrine in the city, and is one of twelve Jyotirlingas of Shiva. These are shrines where people worship Shiva in the form of "lingam of light". The original shrine was destroyed, but this is a reconstruction built in 1780. Its culture is greatly associated with the river's religious traditions. It has been the symbol for Hindu renaissance and devotion to the gods. People believed that the Ganges River has the power to wash away the sins of mortals. Many festivals are celebrated in high spirits. A huge number of foreigners visit the place in order to witness the significance of each fair.
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