Varanasi - The oldest living city (27 images)

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Sitting along the bank of the Ganges Varanasi is the oldest living city in the world. With its series of ghats, old palatial buildings and age-old customs history seems to have stopped in this north Indian city. The mornings start here with gong of bells from the temples, flocks of pigeons flying overhead, bare-bodied men working out at the ghats, sadhus ambling past in their fiery saffron loin clothes after holy dips in the rivers - adding a shock of colour to the ambience. Travelers from...
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