Anandpur Sahib is the pilgrimage center of the Sikhs, located in Rupnagar district in the state of Punjab. Major attractions of Anandpur Sahib are Gurudwara Takht Sri Kesgarh Sahib, Gurudwara Sisganj Sahib, Gurudwara Bhora Sahaib, Hola Mohalla Festival and more.
Anandpur Sahib (Punjab), March 23 (IANS) Thousands of devotees converged on this Sikh holy town on Wednesday to take part in the Hola Mohalla festival of Sikhs. It was a virtual sea of humanity of men, women and children near the main shrine, Takht Keshgarh Sahib, which holds significance in Sikhism.
Hola Mohalla at Anandpur Sahib is associated with the displays of mock fights, weapons, exhibitions, kirtan, and poetry competitions. Below is the small video of mock fights in celebration of Hola Mohalla at Anandpur Sahib .
Feb 27, 2018· History Of Five Forts Of Anandpur Sahib. Anandpur Sahib. It is situated in the middle of Anandpur Sahib and is about eight hundred meters southeast of Takht Shri Kesgarh Sahib. Qila Holgarh Sahib(fort of color) Also known as Agamgarh. It was built for the celebration of hola mohalla.
Kabir Sahib looked up and said king why are you upset, this bottle is just water there is nothing in it, there was a fire in the nearby temple, the fire was reaching the drapes (rumalas), so I decided to throw the bottle and the fire got extinguished.
Holla Mohalla derives its name from the Punjabi word "Mohalla", meaning an organized procession in the form of an army column, accompanied by war drums and standard bearers. This festival is celebrated in a spectacular manner in all parts of Punjab, especially in Muktsar and Anandpur Sahib.
March 13, 2017. The fair held at Anandpur Sahib is traditionally a three day event but participants attend Anandpur Sahib for a week, camping out and enjoying various displays of fighting prowess and bravery, and listening to kirtan, music, and poetry. For meals, which .
Location: Anandpur Sahib. Hola Mohalla is actually an annual fair that is organised in a large scale at Anandpur Sahib in Punjab on the day following the festival of Holi. Practise of holding a fair of this kind was initiated by Guru Gobind Singh, the tenth Sikh guru.
Apr 08, 2010· Anandpur Sahib da Hola Mahalla Hola Mohalla the war festival of the Nihangs is celebrated during the month of March, marking the festivities congregations of Sikh devotees converge from all over India and festival is based on the historic mock battles devised by the Tenth Guru of the Sikhs, Guru Gobind Singh.
Thousands of devotees converged on the Sikh holy town of Anandpur Sahib on Wednesday to take part in the Hola Mohalla festival of Sikhs. It was a virtual sea of humanity of men, women and children near the main shrine, Takht Keshgarh Sahib, which holds significance in Sikhism.
Holla Mohalla Hola is derived from the word halla (a military charge) and the term mohalla stands for an organised procession or an army column. The words 'Hola Mohalla' would thus stand for; 'The charge of an army.' Hola Mahalla begins on the first day of the lunar month of Chet in the Nanakshahi calendar.