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Jalandhar , Punjab

Jalandhar is one of the most ancient places that can be found in India. A florisj=hing district in the state of Punjab, this district today can boast of some of the greatest occurring of the country. Jalandhar has seen events from the ancient times unfold in front of it. Previously known as Prasthala this is a very famous place mentioned in the Mahabharata a number of times. Also the ery place which gave birth to the great Indus Valley Civilization, Jalandhar is responsible for constructing India as it is today. A place which has seen the conquest of Alexander the great who built massive monuments to mark the easternmost part of his territory, jalandhar has always been a land which was rich and prosperous and thus coveted by all. It has probably seen more dynasties come and go than most places. A splendid piece of the past still resides in this district. It can tell you tales od long ago kings and all their secrets once you reach this place. Jalandhar will always be a memorable experience. It also served as the capital of Punjab till Chandigarh was built. Today a great market for agricultural products and an industrial hub, Jalandhar is also the largest manufacturer of leather tools and aprons. Thus there are enough foreign investors in this land to make sure it continues to be prosperous. A city which is one of the most urban in the land, Jalandhar is the one place which will not make you miss a city. The level of urbanisation is growing day by day too. It is also one of the glorious places to visit with a hoarde of interesting places to see which speak of its very rich heritage. There are a number of Mandirs here which make the history come alive for any person who visits Jalandhar.

Distance / Time Current Temperature Mean Rainfall Altitude Population Best Times Min Hotel tariff
km / Hrs 25.0°C /77.0°F 53 mm 786feet 903491.0 /km2 Jan-Feb,Oct-Dec Coming Soon


Places of Interest

  • Devi Talab Mandir

  • Shiv Mandir

  • St Mary?s Cathedral Church( Jalandhar Cantt)

  • Tulsi Mandir


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