Posted on: Sep 08, 2016
Bithur is a small town in Kanpur District, Bithoor is situated on the right bank of the Ganga, and is the centre of Hindu pilgrimage. According to Hindu mythology Bithur is the birthplace of Ram's sons Luv and Kush.
Bithoor is home to the sacred Ganges and attracts several pilgrims to this holy spot. It was also instrumental in the 1857 revolt in India and the famous battle of the Seige of Cawnpore.The city is enlisted as a municipality of Kanpur Metropolitan Area. Bithoor has various tourist spots like the Valmiki Ashram, Brahmavart Ghat, Patthar Ghat, Dhruva Teela, Siddhidham Ashram etc. which are a must visit.