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Beyond Google with Ajay Singh: Explore Varanasi, cultural melting pot of ancient civilisations

Editor's note:There are known unknowns, unknown knowns and known knowns. And then there’s all that Ajay Singh knows. Firstpost’s executive editor mines his decades-long experience reporting on politics to tell stories from the heartland that even Google can’t unearth.

In the mild currents of Varanasi River hide hundreds of stories beyond the realm of the digital age. Why was the river named Varanasi? What are the untold tales of the city of Varanasi, that has seen many century-old civilisations.

It is said about Benares (Varanasi) that the city is more ancient than many civilisations. Find out more about the city in this edition of Beyond Google with Ajay Singh.

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Updated Date: Mar 10, 2017 10:40:37 IST