Tag Archives: Kiratpur Sahib

Hola Mohalla celebrations begin

Anandpur Sahib, Punjab: Thousands of devotees thronged various historic gurdwaras of Anandpur Sahib and Kiratpur Sahib, including Takht Sri Kesgarh Sahib, to pay obeisance on the second phase of the annual Hola Mohalla festival that began on Saturday. The first phase concluded on Friday. As devotees took the holy dip in the sarovar of Takht Sri Kesgarh Sahib, a large number ...

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2,500 cops to be deployed at Hola Mohalla

Anandpur Sahib, Punjab: Over 2,500 police personnel will be deployed at the Hola Mohalla festival that is to be held at Kiratpur Sahib and Anandpur Sahib from March 23 to 28. Nearly 20 lakh devotees from different parts of country as well as abroad are expected to attend the festival. At a meeting, Ropar Deputy Commissioner PK Agrawal said Anandpur Sahib ...

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Martial arts display steals the show

Anandpur Sahib, Punjab:  A magnificent display of horse riding and martial art skills by thousands of Nihangs marked the last day of the six-day historic Hola Mohalla festival here today. Over 30 lakh devotees paid obeisance at various gurdwaras during the festival, which started on March 23 at Kiratpur Sahib after which the celebrations shifted to Anandpur Sahib on March ...

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