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Ganges

On the banks of the Ganges or a river within its Watershed

The connection belongs to Geography connections.

Connected Sites

  • Agra Fort: On banks of Yamuna River (joins the Ganges at Allahabad)
  • Chitwan National Park: The Narayani/Gandaki river forms the park's boundary, joins the Ganges near Patna
  • Kathmandu Valley: Bagmati River - Pashmutinath is on its banks. In India it flows into the Koshi and then the Ganges
  • Lumbini: On banks of Telar River which joins the Rapti and then the Ganges
  • Red Fort: On banks of Yamuna River (joins the Ganges at Allahabad)
  • Sagarmatha National Park: Kosi River - flows into the Ganges at Kursela India
  • Sundarbans National Park: shared with Brahmaputra
  • Taj Mahal: On banks of Yamuna River (joins the Ganges at Allahabad)
  • The Sundarbans: shared with Brahmaputra

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