Directions for Visiting the Rajghat Education Centre, Varanasi


Indian Airlines operate regular flights from Mumbai, Delhi and Kathmandu (Nepal). These can be booked internationally through any travel agent. There are taxies available at the airport. Ask the driver to bring you to "Besant College, Rajghat". Alternatively, take the airport bus to the air-terminal in the city, and take a taxi or auto-rickshaw from there. The airport is nearly 30 km. (about 20 miles) from the Rajghat Education Centre.


The Rajghat Education Centre is located midway between Varanasi and Mughalsarai Railway stations which lie on the Delhi-Calcutta and Mumbai-Calcutta train routes. It is about 11 kilometers from Mughalsarai Railway station and 7 kilometers from the Varanasi Cantt Station on the Grand Trunk Road. The Kashi Railway Station is just a kilometer away. There are taxies and auto-rickshaws available at the stations. Ask the driver to bring you to "Besant College, Rajghat".


Varanasi is located midway between Delhi and Calcutta on the Grand Trunk Road (GT Road). The Krishnamurti centre is about 200 meters from the Malaviya Bridge on the GT road.


Winter Dec-Feb Sunny, Dry, cold 8-20 Celsius
Spring March-April sunny, Dry, Warm 20-30 Celsius
Summer May-June Sunny, Dry, Hot 30-45 Celsius
Monsoon July-Sept., Cloudy, Wet, Warm 25-35 Celsius
Autumn Oct - Nov. Sunny, Dry, Cool 20-30 Celsius

For people from the West, the best period to visit is between October and March.:

For further information, please contact us at:

The Secretary,
Rajghat Education Centre,
Krishnamurti Foundation India,
Rajghat Fort,
Varanasi-221001 (U.P.)

Tel + 91-542-2440326 / 2441289

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last updated on Nov 23, 2009
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