Varanasi is the most colorful, implacably chaotic and most interesting place on earth. And, if you are all set to visit this may just turn out to be your favorite holiday spot in India. Varanasi is a maze of narrow alleys meandering behind its waterfront ghats. As a symbol of Hinduism, the city draws pilgrims from around the world, to worship, and to take a dip in the holy Ganga to absolve sins. It is a place to spend the last days of our lives and attain Nirvana, but there as some interesting facts of Varanasi, which you must have never heard of. Take a look below.