Valmiki Tirath (ashram) is located in Amritsar
. This ashram
is mentioned in the great epic Ramayana
. Sita is said to have stayed here when Ram
deserted her. It is the historic birthplace of Lava and Kusha
. There are a number of statues in the ashram illustrating scenes from the Ramayana
. A large sacred tank in the premises is said to have been dug by Hanuman
. A grand festival is celebrated here yearly in November.