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Vakreshwara is 13 miles south-west of Sudi. It is also called Gupta Kasi. The sage Ashtavakra performed austerities here. On the north side of Vakreshwara is a river called Vakreshwara. Within the temple compound of Sweta Ganga is a Shiva linga also known as Vakresh-wara. Lord Nityananda Prabhu came to this place during His travels. Haribol!