Panipat: The City of Weaver

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A popular pilgrim destination Kurukshetra, Haryana is often called the Land of Holy Legends as it is here that, as per Hindu mythology, the epic battle of Mahabharata took place. Dating back to 2800 BC, the land is where Lord Krishna preached Bhagavad Gita Dotted with numerous sacred shrines, here’s a list of places to see in Kurukshetra: Brahma Sarovar, Sannihit Sarovar,Gurudwara Sadbhiti, Thaneswar Tirtham, Sheikh Chehlli Tomb, Dharohar Haryana Museum, Bhadrakali Temple and Rajghat.

A popular pilgrim destination Kurukshetra, Haryana is often called the Land of Holy Legends as it is here that, as per Hindu mythology, the epic battle of Mahabharata took place. Dating back to 2800 BC, the land is where Lord Krishna preached Bhagavad Gita Dotted with numerous sacred shrines, here’s a list of places to see in Kurukshetra: Brahma Sarovar, Sannihit Sarovar,Gurudwara Sadbhiti, Thaneswar Tirtham, Sheikh Chehlli Tomb, Dharohar Haryana Museum, Bhadrakali Temple and Rajghat.

Panipat Museum:

Dedicated mainly to the three Battles of Panipat, the museum has interesting exhibits in the sections like history, archaeology, art and craft, sculptures, inscriptions, arms and antiques. Coins, pottery, statues, weapons and many other art efacts collected from different regions can be explored here.

Devi Temple:

One of the must visit places at Panipat, the temple is the seat of Panipat’s presiding Goddess. A large tank is the main highlight of this place.

Ibrahim Lodhi Tomb:

The burial place of one of the warriors of the First Battle of Panipat, it is a worthwhile spot to visit.

Qalandar Tomb:

The tomb belongs to Bu-Ali-Shah Kalandar who was a great poet. The place is visited by people of all faiths and religions.

Kabuli Bagh:

A good place for sightseeing in Panipat, this garden is famous for its mosque and a large tank.

How to Reach Panipat?

You can plan your trip to panipat from cities like Delhi, Ghaziabad, Agra, Faridabad, Chandigarh, Jaipur, Rohtak and Gurgaon.

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