Now it is Varanasi everywhere, it seems, but it used to be called Banaras. The university there is still called Banaras Hindu University.
One thing for sure, the streets are jammed with too much traffic, which is a major virus of Indian cities today.
From the back seat
Complete Traffic Chaos
Bicycles just mix up with the traffic
Every Hour, Rush Hour
Common Man’s Transport
Getting stuck in the middle of a Buffalo Herd.
They have the right of way.
Bovinity: Sharing the holy city with the cows
Set to Go
Old Traditional Pedal Rickshaws; Still on the Roads
Plenty of Scooters
Stream of Traffic
Jammed in Small Spaces. Not the One Percent
The man who saw the future in the 1850s.
The cash nexus rules the world.