picture of ghat of varanasi1 to ghats of varanasi
Through the picture of ghat of Varanasi1 you can visualize that Varanasi is dharma kshetra.Also a ford (tirtha).
Devotees come here for a pilgrimage Panchkroshi involving 50 K.M. trek.It takes 6 days to complete it.
Shiva Linga a cylindrical black stone set into a circular base.Erect shaft is male aspect of the God and circlar is Shakti feminine side of the God.
Everything is said to be exist within Linga.Jyotirlinga -the linga of light is the first shiva linga and appeared in Kashi.
The three linga are Omkareshwara , Vishwaveshwara and Avimukteshwara(which means never foresaken).
In Kashi the law of Karma is not applicable.64 yoginis were sent by Shiva here , but fell in love with the city.
There are 330 million gods of Hindu Pantheon. in Kashi.
Return from picture of ghat of varanasi1 to Vishwanath temple