Exploring the Spiritual Marvel: Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Varanasi 

Step into the sacred city of Varanasi, home to the revered Kashi Vishwanath Temple. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, it stands as one of the 12 Jyotirlingas in the country, holding immense spiritual significance. 

📍 Location: Lahori Tola, Varanasi, Domari, Uttar Pradesh 221001 🏛️ Built-in: 1780 (present structure) 👑 Commissioned by: Maharani Ahilya Bai Holkar

Temple's History 

Dating back over 1000 years, the temple's history is intertwined with destruction and reconstruction. The current structure, rebuilt in 1780, stands proudly after several demolitions and renovations.

Architecture Today

The Nagara style temple complex features a gold dome, spire, and shrines dedicated to various deities. The Gyan Vapi well, holding the Jyotirlinga during invasions, adds to its mystical aura.

Things to See

Main shrine with the Shivalinga →Nandi Bull statue →Gyan Vapi or wisdom well →Sabha Griha and Garbha Griha

Nearby Attractions

Explore other religious and historical sites near Kashi Vishwanath Temple, including Nepali Temple, Dashashwamedh Ghat, and more.

How to Reach

Well-connected by air, rail, and road;  →Varanasi Airport (24.6 km) →Varanasi Railway Station (4.5 km) →Varanasi Bus Stand (4.1 km).

Plan your visit to the divine abode of Lord Shiva, witness the timeless architecture, and immerse yourself in the spiritual essence of Kashi Vishwanath Temple. 

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