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Jallianwala Bagh – Turning the pages of history
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Jallianwala Bagh – Turning the pages of history

I have heard about it. I have watched it on TV and in movies. There are stories which I grew up listening. Jallianwala Bagh, where the moment you step in, you will start to visualize what would have happened there back then. The wounds are still the same. The air is still the same and not much seems to have changed after that horrific incident at Jallianwala Bagh. I was curious to see this place. Not because I was in Amritsar, but because this what everyone should visit at least once. To witness the struggle of India’s independence, to know that the freedom which we have got, is result of struggles and incidents like this for very long.  This bagh is located in the Golden Temple compound. While I was travelling to Amritsar, this place the second destination of my journey. The History beh...
Journey to Golden Temple Amritsar: First Trip for 2019
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Journey to Golden Temple Amritsar: First Trip for 2019

It was way back decided that I would go there. But when, I had no idea. The name Golden Temple Amritsar was introduced to me back in childhood via school text books. And I visited Punjab for the second time; the first time I visited was back in 2015 when I visited Ludhiana. Golden Temple Amritsar needs no introduction; it is well famous not only in India but also outside as well. I have been to gurudwara several times, in New Delhi, in Panipat. Golden Temple is both a religious and tourist attraction located in Amritsar, Punjab. So, I packed my bags and left for my first trip of 2019, journey to Golden Temple Amritsar. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RkT4XaBLMAk&t=164s My schedule in past couple of months was very hectic due to construction at home and I couldn't get enough time to t...