ggttgg asked in TravelIndiaOther - India · 1 decade ago

Which are the tourist spots in Ghazipur near Varanasi ?

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  • Kumar
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    Ganga Ghats

    Different Ghats along holy river Ganga makes an it a visiting place in City.

    Some of the Ghats are Dadarighat,Collectorghat,Steamerghat,Chitnath ghat,Ram ghat,Pakka Ghat,KankadiyaGhat,Mahadeva Ghat, Sikandarpur etc.

    The tomb of Lord Cornwallis

    Charles Cornwallis ,1st Marquis Cornwallis was a British military commander and a colonial era governor general.

    Bada Mahadev:

    In south of city is situated Bade Mahadev in Pirnagar area, which serves as biggest Shiva Temple in city.

    Pavhari Baba's Ashram:

    On the bank of Ganges in Village Kurtha, near Gora Bazzar

    Sankat Mochan:

    Temple of Hanumana situated in Dadrighat, which is biggest temple of its kind in city.

    Budhe Hanuman:

    In the Chitnath area of the city, temple of Hanumana, which supposed to have been built in the time of Maharasi Viswamitra, is the most popular place of worship for Hindus.

    Kamakhya Dham Gahmar:

    Situated 38 KM from city, under Gahmar police station Ma Kamkhya kuldevi in shikarwar vans near village , khudra Temple is most popular worship place in the area. In Reotipur village a popular temple of Ma Bhagwati.

    Mahahar Dham:

    Situated 40 km from city under Kasimabad Region, it is the biggest worship place in the city. Here supposed that, on Mahashivratri, Kashi Vishwanath arrives here and take bath in Kund located here.

    Ma Bhagawati Mandir,Reotipur is a big village in Ghazipur city.

    Jama Masjid:

    Jama Masjid located in vishweswarganj area of city is the biggest Mosque in district. It is one the biggest Mosque of its kind in state of Uttar Pradesh.

    Nehru Stadium:

    The city of Ghazipur has a single stadium called Nehru Stadium, named after India's first prime minister, Jawahar Lal Nehru. It is a small, government owned to accommodate both indoor and outdoor games. It also has a gymnasium. The stadium is generally used for various district level sports competitions.

    Ramlila maidan:

    Ramlila maidan also popularly know as Lanka maidan is a playground located in the middle of the city. It is walled on all sides with two large gates and is well maintained. It has a small pond inside its boundary. Every year on Vijaydashmi day, Ravana's statue is burned here. Ramaleela is performed here during this period. This ground also serves as the venue for political campaigns during elections and as a location for circuses and local exhibitions. When it is not in use otherwise it serves as a playground.

    Gorabazar:

    Gorabazar was a well known marketplace of the city but now after inception of Veer Abdul Hamid Setu its importance has declined since earlier that the place was only way for going other side of Ganga. Still the traditional market prevails here.

    Phakhanpura:

    Phakhanpura is a big village which is having more than 15000 pupulation. One more interesting thing in this village is Eidgah which is big size and very nice looking. This village is situated on NH 19 national highway.

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