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Varanasi part one

February 8th 2010
8/2/10: We got up at 9:00 to have some breakfast and get ready for the ghats of Varanasi. We were going to hire a guide to take us around Varanasi to explain the history, temples and the spiritual side of burning the body’s on the Ganges but with the 350rs/person seemed very steep so we didn't commit to anything just yet and decided to scope out the town first. We were both were curious about th ... read more
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Indian Flag The Indus Valley civilization, one of the oldest in the world, dates back at least 5,000 years. Aryan tribes from the northwest invaded about 1500 B.C.; their merger with the earlier Dravidian inhabitants created the classical Indian culture. Arab in... ... read more
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