Everybody, irrespective of cast, creed or race can seek spiritual solace and religious fulfilment without any hindrance. The Gurudwara teaches the lesson of egalitarianism and humility. The four entrances of this holy shrine from all four directions, signify that people belonging to every walk of life are equally welcome.
Gurdwara Shaheed Ganj Sahib is the place where Baba Deep Singh Ji along with other Singhs achieved martyrdom fighting the Mughal forces who were disrespecting Sri Harmandir Sahib.
On Sunday April 13, 1919, which happened to be 'Baisakhi', one of Punjab's largest religious festivals, fifty British Indian Army soldiers, commanded by Brigadier-General Reginald Dyer, began shooting at an unarmed gathering of men, women, and children without warning. Dyer marched his fifty riflemen to a raised bank and ordered them to kneel and fire.
As the sun starts to set, Wagah Border comes alive with an incredible zeal and an unmistakable nationalist energy on both sides. The show starts off with the playing of patriotic songs and remembering the brave soldiers who laid down their lives for the country.
The walk takes you back in time as you witness traditional trades and crafts being practised in the same place and in the same manner, as has done for centuries. It is, however, the famous intricately carved wooden facades that will take your breath away
This fort has another entrance called Keelar Gate, which is believed to be connected with the tunnel of Lahore. Originally, there were 25 cannons on the ramparts of this fort that are now replaced with modern weaponry.
It is also known as Laxmi Narayan Temple. Lord Krishna as well as Lord Vishnu is also worshipped here, along with Goddess Durga. Daily rituals dedicated to Goddess Durga are performed. The temple has a dome and tank as its prime possession, which is considered sacred by the Hindu followers.
Sri Ram Tirath Temple dates back to the period of Ramayana and is considered as the place for the ashram of sage Valmiki. As per the mythological beliefs sage Valmiki gave shelter to Goddess Sita, wife of lord rama, in this ashram.
In the Indian language, Radha Soami means ‘lord of the soul’, satsang describes a group that seeks truth, and Beas refers to the town near which the main centre is located in northern India. The basis of every religion is spirituality.
The main attraction, however, is the life-like panorama of the various major wars, which comes alive through the 12 meters high and 100 meters long panoramic painting depicting six major battle expeditions of Maharaja Ranjit Singh.
Spread over seven acres on the Amritsar-Attari road, a 45-metre high stainless steel sword forms the central edifice, conveying to the world the strength and courage of the people of the state as they fought to defend the motherland.
Names of about 3500 martyrs are inscribed on the memorial.
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Guru Nanak Dev University campus is spread over 500 acres near village of KotKhalsa, nearly 8 km west of the Amritsar City on Amritsar – Lahore highway, next to Khalsa College, Amritsar.
It is the largest and finest mall of Punjab. The brand, ‘Trillium’ is inspired by a three-petal flower which donates joy, happiness and prosperity.
It used to be the summer palace of Maharaja Ranjit Singh(1780-1839) in the past. It has been converted into the shape of Museum during the 400th years celebrations of Amritsar City.
The monument is an imposing 42 meters high arch and was designed by the famous architect Edwin Lutyens. It also has a 7-D theatre, museum, landscaping, history about war and the names of hereos.
Punjab govt has set up museum showcasing commemoration and documentation of the sacrifice made during this mass migration during partition.
Its architectural design was created by Rma Singh, a famous architect who also designed one of the Places in England, Founded in 1892, the sprawling 300-acre campus is located about eight kilometers from the city-center on Amritsar-Lahore highway.