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Caowki Ghat

Built in 1790, Caowki Ghat is a sacred spot in Varanasi of Uttar Pradesh.

The attraction here is a huge Pipal tree, which shelters a number of carved stone figures of nagas, literally means snakes. Also found is Naga Kupa (snake well).

These shrines are highly venerated during Naga Panchami, a festival of snakes which falls during the Hindu month of Shravan.

Updated on 20th May, 2014
District: Varanasi
Location: Varanasi    


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