Category Archives: Famous Place In Chandigarh

Gurudwara Manji Sahib (Manimajra)

Gurdwara Manji Sahib situated at Manimajra in chandigarh. Gurdwara Manji Sahib place in the name of Mata Raj Kaur Ji who was the wife of Baba Ram Rai Ji.  Mata Raj Kaur was upset from her husband because of this Mata Raj Kaur left Dehradun and shifted to Manimajra. Mata Raj Kaur stayed in Manimajra and started worshiped devotedly to Shri Guru Nanak Dev ji. Number of people started believing and followed Mata Raj Kaur ji when they were watching her as she devotedly and dedicated worship Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji. One rainy day, Mata Raj Kaur Ji’s house started collapsed and she asked one of her follower to go to rich man of the town Bhaara Mall and informed about the beam and collapse. But, Bhaara Mall didn’t respond to Mata Raj Kaur Ji. Then Mata Raj Kaur Ji sent another follower of the village to visit to Garibu Jatt. When he was get to knew he provided the truck of the Ber tree placed underneath the beam. Then Mata Raj Kaur Ji  asked him to wish. Garibu Jatt revealed his wish that his coming generations become the king and Mata Raj Kaur Ji gave him a boon that they will become kings. Because of that boon, Garibu Jatt became the king and Bhaara Mall had to work under his kingdom.

When Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji came from battle of Bhangani during Samat 1745 Kapaal Mochan via Rani Raipur, reached Mata Raj Kaur Ji’s place in ManiMajra. Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji spent some time with Mata Raj Kaur Ji and told her when ever she calls him, he will surely come for her service. Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji went from Mata Raj Kaur Ji’s place to his followers Saadak Chaudhary, Nihang Khan at village Kotla and reached there on the day of Masseya.

Sadar Bazaar Market

Sadar Bazaar Located in 19-C, Chandigarh called as Rehri Market.  There are several shopkeepers where family can enjoy and purchase things, clothes accessories and many other things required to customers.  There are many eating joints also. You can purchase anything as per house requirement things.

Bestech Square

Bestech Office & Commercial Spaces located in Sector-66, Mohali. It is 5 kms away from Tribune Chowk. This project makes very much convenient access for all important places like Chandigarh Airport, Railway Station, Bus Stand, Fortis Hospital and many other destinations. Bestech Square is a Mega Project which comprise of Park View Residences where this is long time project.

Sector 16 cricket stadium Chandigarh

The Sector 16 Cricket stadium of Chandigarh has a good ranking among stadiums in India. This stadium can host both ODI’s and Test matches. Currently this stadium is managed by Haryana Cricket Board.

The only cricket stadium in Chandigarh is the one located in Sector 16 cricket stadium Chandigarh adjacent to Rose Garden. This stadium lost its charm after PCA stadium in Mohali was built. No first class cricket match was played here after that. The first match was an ODI played here in Jan 1985 and one Test match in year 1990. So far only four matches were played in Sector 16 cricket stadium Chandigarh. The National players like Kapil Dev, Chetan Sharma, Yograj Singh (father of Yuvraj Singh) Played at Sector 16 cricket stadium Chandigarh. Then PCA (punjab Cricket Association Stadium) in Mohali stole its attraction. Now all the first class cricket matches are played on on PCA stadium. As of now in last 10 years there is no first class cricket match played on this ground.In Oct 2007 India and Australia played a match in Sector 16 cricket stadium Chandigarh.This stadium came in to lime light once again in 1992-93 when Haryana Cricket board host a ODI match between India and England. In this match India won by 5 wickets.

In old days between (1985 – 1993) there were few records which were made in Sector 16 ground, like:

Most runs made by Navjot Singh Sidhu in 2 matches (ODI) were 188 on this ground.

Ravi Shastri made Most Runs in Test Match – 88 Runs

GR Marsh (AUS) made Highest Score in ODI Match – 126 Runs

SLV Raju was Highest Wicket taker in an innings of Test Match – 6 wickets in 17.5 overs with 12 runs.

Venkatpathi Raju took most wickets in a test match were 8 wickets.

 

There may be so many things that you remember, Please share with us to make this stadium popular once again.

 

Shanti kunj – Beauty of joy and peace Chandigarh

A noise free environment Shanti kunj situated between Rose garden and Cricket Stadium in sector 16 Chandigarh. Shanti kunj spread over 18 acres of land which has medicinal plants, vertical shaped trees, flowers. A serene spot to spends some time and do meditation in our stress full life. Good time to visit in Shanti kunj is mostly in evening time. Shanti kunj has large number of plants and trees along with plenty of herbs and medicinal plants which are premising in healing. Now in summer, you can find there are developing beautiful flowers. Environment is acquainted to spread spiritual, educational in sense of cultural moral and fair realization among people. With vision of global peace, harmony, national Integration and unity in diversity, people from diverse faith, caste, creed, religion visit for their prayers to attain inner peace and harmony. Shanti Kunj spread same trend by organizing various training programs which focus of youth development and unity in diversity. Art of Living, Art of Leading, Art of Reading and Musical training are few of camps Shanti kunj organize. Most of these programs facilitate low tribe youth to enhance their self confidence by providing  a vision of self employment acquainted with personality development.

Organic farming, agriculture with modern science, poultry and dairy production and cottage industries are few of the programs to help youth for their growing future and to teach them how they can led to live with high moral values and give their contribution building a better nation. Shanti Kunj can be approached via local bus service with a distance of 10 km from Chandigarh railway Station or Airport.