1 ) The flow of ganges at benares is such that it flows from south to north upto a certain point is called northward stream of uttara vahini and there after flows towards northeast .
2 ) Holy river ganges is located to the east of benaras and is flowing in such a way that the eastern northeast is extended by leaps and bounds .
3 ) Inside the temple complex high structures are there in south and north .
4 ) The temple has an entrance in south and there is a lane in south .
5 ) A function podium is located to the west of the temple .
6 ) The compound has entry points in the north and west .
7 ) The main deity is installed in the north eastern and less elevated part of the sanctrum sanctorum
8 ) The sanctum sanctorum has doorways on all the four sides .
9 ) The exit gate is in northeast .
10 ) The sacred water called abhisheka jala flows out of the temple through the northeastern portion into a pit There is a lane in the east .
11 )South west is higher .
12 ) The temple of goddess Annapurna is located to the southwest of the main temple .