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chet singh ghat, by  serenityphotography
Tags: ghats, steps, chet singh, varanasi ghats, enlightening, faithful, god, gods, Hindu, karma, Banaras, Banares, Varanasi
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chet singh ghat

by serenityphotography
Medium
Photography
Artist Notes
The Chet Singh Ghat was built by King Chet Singh, who fought a fierce battle against the British troops of Warren Hastings at the site of the ghat. Ghats are a special type of embankment; long flights of wide stone steps leading down to the river where people can take a holy dip. Each of the eighty-four Ghats of Varanasi holds some special significance. See more at www.SerenityPhotography.co.uk
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Location
kent, england
Artist Biography
Born in Dover, England, I became disillusioned with the rat race and began travelling in 1997. On my first round the world trip I discovered a passion for travel, photography and scuba diving. Since then I have spent a total of five years on the road, become a diving instructor and semi-prof ...
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