About Virast-E-Khalsa

Located in the holy town of Anandpur Sahib, about 85 kms from Chandigarh, the capital of Punjab, Virasat-e-Khalsa is an exquisitely constructed museum of Sikhism. The monument entered the Asia Book of Records for receiving a record number of visitors in the year 2019. A major attraction for tourists visiting Punjab region, this museum celebrates 500 years of the Sikh history, and 300th anniversary of the birth of Khalsa, a community founded by the tenth guru of Sikhism. Pilgrims are also observed to visit the pioneer monument often, as scriptures of Guru Gobind Singh Ji, the last and tenth guru of Sikhs and founder of Khalsa, can be seen engraved in the main building.

The Virasat-e-Khalsa portrays a perfect balance between preserving the heritage and the need to build a better environment. Promoting handmade crafts to local businesses as well as promoting the heritage of India, this monument is an architectural art that reflects urban India without losing its grandeur touch.

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Exploring Virasat-e-Khalsa

Anandpur Sahib- the holy town of Sikh pilgrimage

Often referred to as the city of blissAnandpur Sahib is a city located in Ropar district of Punjab in India. With the Sutlej river flowing nearby, this city is one…

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A day at the Jhajjhar Bachauli Wildlife Sanctuary

When planning a trip to the holy pilgrimage of Gurudwara Anandpur Sahib there are a few places you must visit apart from the Virasat-e-Khalsa. Among places to visit in Anandpur…

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What makes Virasat-e-Khalsa a unique monument

Also known as the Khalsa Heritage Memorial Complex, the Virasat-e-Khalsa provides an insight to the events that took place in Punjab about five hundred years ago. These incidents led to…

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