Rupnagar

… industrial visit can be very amazing for students. There is numerous manufacturing units like … and many more industries there. Rupnagar district is one of the twenty districts in the state of Punjab in North-West Republic of India. The town of Rupnagar is said to have been founded by a Raja called Rokeshar, who ruled during the 11th century and named it after his son Rup Sen.

Virasat-e-Khalsa

Virasat-e-Khalsa (formerly known as Khalsa Heritage Memorial Complex) is a museum located at Anandpur Sahib. The museum gives an insight to the events that took place in Punjab five hundred years ago which gave birth to Sikhism and finally the Khalsa Panth.

Takht Sri Kesgarh Sahib

Takhat Sri Keshgarh Sahib is located in the center of the city of Anandpur Sahib, Punjab, India at a distance of about 40 KMs from the district headquarters, Rupnagar.

Bhakra Dam

Bhakra Dam is a concrete gravity dam across the Sutlej River and is near the border between Punjab and Himachal Pradesh in northern India.

Gurudwara Bhatta Sahib

Gurudwara Bhatta Sahib features several gifts that were presented by Guru Gobind Singh to Pathans. Some of the articles displayed in the shrine are ‘kitar’, sword and ‘dhal’. Thousands of devotees pay homage in the gurudwara during August, when a fair is organised to commemorate the death of Baba Jiwan Singh.

Gurudwara Parivar Vichhora

Parivar Vichora is a Gurdwara situated on the bank of the river Sirsa. This is where the 10th Guru of Sikh, Guru Gobind SIngh Ji’s, family got separated.

Archaeological Museum

The Archaeological Museum is situated about 40 kms north east of Chandigarh in Rupnagar town situated on the bank of sutlej river. It was opened to public in the year 1998.

Gurudwara Sadabarat

Gurudwara Sadabarat, located on the Nangal Road, was constructed in 1930. This was the halting point for merchants travelling to hilly regions during yesteryears. Community kitchen, better known as ‘langar’, was initially started by Raja Bhup Singh at this site. During the occasion of Lohri-Maghi in January, a festival is held in this gurudwara.

Sirhind Canal

The Sirhind Canal is a large irrigation canal that carries water from the Sutlej River in Punjab state, India. It is one of the oldest and biggest irrigation works in the Indus river system, and was inaugurated in 1882 CE.

Jateshwar Mahadev Temple

Jateshwar Mahadev Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, is one of the chief worship centres for Hindus in the district. It is located in the Jatwahar village along with the remains of earlier temples at the site that date back to the 10th or 11th century. The shrine was established by an inhabitant of the village, Jai Dayal Sharma.

Sheesh Mahal Sahib Gurudwara

Sikh religion places all its faith and belief in the teachings of the Gurus. Gurudwara is their religious home where they make offering and pay their respects. One such is the Sheesh Mahal Sahib Gurudwara located in Kiratpur Sahib City of Ropar.