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Ludhiana is the largest city in Punjab.Ludhiana is a major industrial and educational center of northern India and is the crossroads of many different cultures.
Ludhiana is the center of most commercial activity in Punjab. The prosperity of the place can be attributed to spirit of enterprise and business sense displayed by the people here. It is renowned world over for its hosiery goods which form a major part of exports to Canada and Russia. Other major items of exports are machine tools, motor parts, dyes, mopeds, cycle parts and sewing machines. Its satellite town Khanna is the biggest grain market in Asia.
Ludhiana also happens to be an important pilgrimage center with a number of Gurudwaras located within and around the place. Another important historical monument is the Fort of Lodhi which is about 500 years old and was built by the Muslim ruler Sikander Lodhi along the banks of River Sutlej.
Places to See :
Phillaur Fort : Phillaur Fort is occupied by Naru Rajputs under Rai Shahr whose territory extended from Mau to Selkiana and when his son Rai Rattan Pal abandoned Mau and settled at Phillaur . The Jats Left the modern town dates from the time of Shah Jahan when the sites covered with ruins reoccupied having been selected for the erection of a Serai on the imperial line of road from Delhi to Lahore of its earlier history nothing of interest is recorded. On the rise of the sikhs to power.
Gurudwara Charan Kamal : This Gurudwara situated in village Machhiwara which is 35 km from Ludhiana, commemorates the place where Sri Guru Gobind Singh had rested while fighting a guerrilla war against a massive Mughal force.
Hardy's World :It is about 7 Kms. from ludhiana. This visually stunning amusement park offers a complete fun-package. Theme parties, cafes, joy rides and shopping complex are entertainment bonanza for all age groups.
Rural Museum : It is on the University campus. The museum building resemble the traditional houses of rural Punjab . A 100 yard long path, flanked on both sides by water channels leads to the finely carved doors of the museum. There are exhibits of old bronze utensils, farming equipment etc. It is Open from 9 am to 1.00 pm and 2 pm to 5 pm daily.
Nehru Rose Garden : Nehru Rose Garden, established in 1967 is one of the green spaces of Ludhiana city and an ideal place for spending with family. The largest Rose Garden in Asia. It is spread over an area of 27 acres and has more than 17,000 plants representing some 1,600 varieties of roses as well as several fountains. This is flower garden and a garden for walkers with an illuminated musical fountain.
Maharaja Ranjit Singh war museum : This museum was built in the memory of Maharaja Ranjit Singh. He was a Sikh emperor of the sovereign country of Punjab and the Sikh Empire. His Samadhi is located in Lahore, Pakistan. He was also known as Sher-e-Punjab, the Lion of Punjab and is considered one of the 3 Lions of India, the most famous and revered heroes in North Indian history.
Guru Nanak Bhawan : Guru Nanak Bhawan is situated in ludhiana. This is religious place of sikh.
How to Reach :
By Air :
The nearest operational airport from Ludhiana is one in the state capital Chandigarh which is 100 km away & the another one in the Holy City Amritsar.
By Rail :
Ludhiana railway station is well connected with New Delhi and all other important towns of India . train takes about 4-5 hrs from New Delhi to reach Ludhiana .
By Road :
Ludhiana is situated on the Amritsar-Delhi Grand trunk Road. New Delhi , Amritsar , Chandigarh and other major cities in Punjab are well linked with Ludhiana through road.