"Raja Ghat" Varanasi Things to Do Tip by Willettsworld

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Raja Ghat used to be a ferry ghat until 1st January 1887 when the Lord Duffrin Bridge was built for vehicles as well as rail traffic. The Raja Ghat is so old that it is mentioned in the Gahadavala inscription dating back to 1100AD.

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  • Written Jul 4, 2007
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