This is an old city in the Hoshiarpur District of Punjab and is believed to have been existed even in the 4th century. This place rose to importance during the early part of the 19th century when the forces of Maharaja Karanvir Singh occupied this area. This place is also known as "The Land of Saints" and there are also 39 seasonal rivulets which flopd this place during monsoons. The city is also known for their wood and ivory handicrafts. The city, being situated in the lap of the Shivaliks provides all tourists with some fantastic natural sceneries.