Varanasi at the Crossroads: Volumes 1 and 2 (Set)
Varanasi widely acclaimed as theEternal City is as old as history itself. Mention of Kashi is found even in the Vedas the oldest books of the world. Its holy shrines the picturesque environs of the sacred river Ganga and with all the Citys long unbroken traditions and comprehensive coverage of all aspects of human life have imparted to it a character which is unique. These elements are missing in many other ancient cities of the world and what little of them that does survive is in ruins.
In the Modern Age, most cities in Asia have undergone tremendous changes