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Valmiki Tirath

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.

Updated on 2nd May, 2015
District: Amritsar
Location: Amritsar    


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