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A fascinating ode to Punjabi Cutlure

It’s hard to find such an awe inspiring concept in a small town in India. It’s even harder to... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
Harpreet_Chd
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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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An iconic Museum -- in more ways than one

A truly world class destination nestling in the Shivalik foothills. The architecture is a... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
hiker0024
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Chandigarh, India
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Virasat-e-Khalsa is a museum of Sikhism, located in the holy town, Anandpur Sahib, near Chandigarh, the capital of the state of Punjab. The museum celebrates 500 years of the Sikh history and the 300th anniversary of the birth of Khalsa, based on...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Anandpur Sahib 140118, India
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+91 188 723 2592
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

From outside only you get attracted by the design of the building and as soon as you enter the building you will see the posters of the culture of Punjab as you move across the building there is a history of Khalsa defined in a...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

It’s hard to find such an awe inspiring concept in a small town in India. It’s even harder to imagine its roughly 19 years old. Very well designed, beautifully conceptualised and extremely well maintained, Virasat-e-Khalsa offers a chance to the visitors to experience Punjabi culture,...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

A truly world class destination nestling in the Shivalik foothills. The architecture is a masterpiece of the the renowned Moshe Safdie. The content is truly inspiring and the setting and upkeep matches the best anywhere. It is a must visit

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

This museum or cultural center has been built a few years and presents the origin and purpose of Sikh religion. It showcases the achievements of great warriors of Punjab. A must see place.

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Reviewed 7 February 2018

This is made by the government of Punjab and this place is dedicated to Khalsa Virasat. This place is owsome. Huge area is covered to make this auditorium where the life of sikhs and gurus is reflected through light and sound system

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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

It's a very big Museum showing the history of Punjab and khalsa....the representation of history by the beautiful use of sound and lights will never let you bore... you will enjoy this visit

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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

From outside only you get attracted by the design of the building and as soon as you enter the building you will see the posters of the culture of Punjab as you move across the building there is a history of Khalsa defined in a...More

1  Thank GuruSingh55
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Was expecting more from this place given the sheer size of the building. Yes it tells a story however there should be more interaction with the public so that we can get involved

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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

A wonderful place which tells about the culture of Punjab and also tells about the history and various traditions of Punjab overall it is a place where you can enhance your Knowledge.

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