Today Gold Rate in Varanasi is Rs. 40,056.50 per 10 grams for 24 Karat
(10 grams = 1 tola gold)
Varanasi or popularly known as Banaras is one of the most prehistoric cities in India. In fact, the city is known to have dwelled one of the most ancient civilizations in the world. It is considered to be the sacred city in the Hindu culture, Varanasi has a rich & legendary past. It has witnessed the evolution of human civilization all the way from prehistoric times of 1200 BC. All the way from the scripts of Ramayana, where Varanasi is referred as Kashi, to the British Era and now in today’s time when the city is a parliamentary constituency of Honourable Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi. For ages now, Varanasi has been known for its unmatched cultural diversity and the economic prosperity. The same is duly reflected on the various socio & economic milestone being achieved here. This in fact, helps Varanasi to obtain the significance of being called the cultural capital of India. And thus weddings & festivals are an integral part of the life of people residing in this city. Ever since the concept of trade & commerce came into existence, Varanasi has been the hub of all kinds of commercial activities, especially for gold craft & textiles. The textile industry here is renowned all around and forms a major chunk of export in India. The all famous Banarasi Saree has made its way to every part of the globe and is considered to be a celebrated contribution to the world from Varanasi. Gold is a vital element in the traditional background of Varanasi. The residents of Varanasi consider gold as an imperative in all wedding activities & festivities.