Varanasi A Mahashmashan : Great Land of Final Eternal Journey and Sacrifice

Kashi /Banaras/ Varanasi is considered great cremation ground and a pilgrimage for Hindus in Northern India

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In Hindu Sanskaras (upbringing) the “Antyeshti” or “Final Sacrifice” in wood fire pyre, after death of a person is the last rite or the final Karma of life. This model is followed throughout India for Hindu cremation though Kashi/

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Shikha Saxena

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