Anandpur Sahib – City of Bliss






DSC_1574 Virasat e Khalsa

Less than 85km north of Chandigarh, it is a detour of ~35km on way to Amritsar.  Anandpur Sahib is a small town but one of the most sacred towns for Sikhs, closely linked with Sikh history and Gurus.  It is also known as City of Bliss.  One should go here for two things – pay your respects at the gurdwara and visit the newly built Virasat e Khalsa – Heritage of Sikhs Museum.  It is a museum on Sikh history, built to celebrate 500 years of Sikhism / Sikh History.  The history has been told in pictorial form with audio guide providing the background and connecting details of the artwork.  (more…)

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