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Garhshanker

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Country  India
District  Hoshiarpur
PIN  144527
Population  302,396 (2011)
Local time  Friday 11:18 PM
State  Punjab
Time zone  IST (UTC+5:30)
Telephone code  911884
Area code  911884
Garhshanker
Weather  13°C, Wind E at 5 km/h, 92% Humidity
University  Guru Sewa Institute of Sciences & Engineering

Driving from garhshanker to ropar part 1


Garhshankar is a city and a municipal council in Hoshiarpur district in the state of Punjab, India.

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Map of Garhshankar, Punjab 144527

Driving from garhshanker to ropar part 2


Festivals

In Garhshankar City, many festivals and fairs are organized throughout the year. Maha Shivratry, Shri Krishna Janmashtami, Hola Mohalla, Shri Viswkarma Day are among the most famous festivals. Raja Kans's mela, is a special mela that is organized every year near Janamashtmi. Raja Kans was uncle of Lord Shri Krishna. Another famous mela is the Roshni Mela.

Religious Places

  • Shri Khuralgarh Sahib at village Kharali, Gahshankar.
  • Histrocial Gurudwara sahib at Nanowal,Garhshankar
  • Masta Da Daara at Bhawanipur/Auchalpur, Garhshankar
  • Roja mobarak Hazrat Syed Hamed Ali Shah commonly known as Syed Jhanday Shah Qadrii in Jiwan Pur Gujjran .
  • Demographics

    As of 2011 India census Garhshankar had a population of 3,02,396. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Garhshankar has an average literacy rate of 73%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 76%, and female literacy is 70%.

    Schools, Coaching institutes & Colleges

    Coaching Institutes

  • Advance Institute of Studies (LPU DE Centre)
  • RANA ACADEMY GARHSHANKAR, Anandpur Sahib Road
  • Schools

  • Advance Institute of Studies (LPU DE Centre)
  • Mount Carmel School, Garhshankar
  • St. Soldier Divine Public School, Garhshankar
  • Sgtb Pub Sen Sec Sch Kotfatuhi
  • Gsss Bora
  • National Ps Garhi Mutton
  • Garhshankar Technical Institute
  • Babbar Akali Memorial Khalsa College Garhshankar
  • P.D.Bedi Sen.Sec.Arya School.
  • References

    Garhshanker Wikipedia


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