Punjab Events

Festivals and revelries in any Punjab add an extra dose of excitement to the holiday experience. Events in Punjab are all about fun, entertainment and learning. Soak in every moment of some of the most enjoyable events in Punjab. Mingle with the locals and join in the celebration of special events in Punjab. While planning your trip/holiday, check out for the timings of the important events in Punjab – you don’t want to miss out on the opportunity to see the festivities! Festivals and events also give you the opportunity to click some really good pictures of the celebrations and bonhomie in Punjab. Be it a religious occasion or cultural events, most of the events in Punjab are guaranteed to be a high on the fun quotient.

350th Year of foundation of Sri Anandpur Sahib

Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has resolved to celebrate the 350th foundation day of the of Sri Anandpur Sahib, the sacred town founded by 9th Guru of the Sikhs, Guru Teg Bahadar Ji father of Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji (10th Guru of Sikhs)The supreme elected Sikh body announced its decision to organize a large scaled program at Takht Sri Kesgarh Sahib located in Anandpur Sahib in Punjab State on the historical anniversary daysof June 17th-19th, 2015..

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Takht Sri Keshgarh Sahib is the birthplace of the Khalsa. Amid the Shivalik hills, it is situated on the bank of the Satluj. The beat on the Ranjit Nagara has been striking a terror in the minds of the tyrants. For the common man its resonance came to be a divine melody, his guardian angel. He bowed in obeisance to it. It is the place that commemorates the miracle of ‘celebrating the scum of humanity’ and a wonder of the divine and transcendent guru-disciple matrix. After purchasing land of Makhowal, Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib designated it as Chak Nanki. Later, it came to be popularized as Anandpur Sahib.

About Punjab

The Indian state of Punjab is known for its cuisine, culture and history. Some of the main cities in Punjab are Amritsar, Jalandhar, Ludhiana and Patiala. Punjab’s public transportation network provides excellent tourist transportation.

Tourists to Punjab can enjoy culture, ancient civilization, spirituality and history. Punjab has a rich religious history incorporating Sikhism, Islam and Hinduism. The royal Punjabi palaces, historic battle sites, shrines, temples and examples of Sikh architecture are notable attractions. Punjabi cuisine includes a wide range of both vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes.

Due to the scope and depth of Punjab’s history there are many places of interest. Tourism is a swiftly expanding sector in Punjab.