Banaras is basically famous for its holy ‘Ghat’ and it is one of the ancient and historical pilgrimages of India. During ‘Chhath Pooja, a large number of people visit this unique sacred ‘Ghat’ from different parts of India to celebrate this momentous and notable North Indian festivity. Every year, Banaras celebrates this Hindu Festival by worshiping Lord Surya (Sun) - God of Energy in which they offer thanks by praying Lord Surya for getting blessings forever. These Banaras Ghats are specially designed for organising and performing various ‘Pooja Ceremonies on sundry festivities.
Kanpur- It is one of the major commercial and industrial cities of Uttar Pradesh and located on the banks of the river Ganges.