Amritsar: A tour of ‘nationalism’ – Jallianwalla Bagh Memorial

A few meters away from the Golden Temple and its Central Sikh Museum, stands the Jallianwalla Bagh, a name that is historic in the nationalist struggle as an example of the atrocities of the colonial power against the colonised and a symbol of non-violent struggle for freedom of Indian people. I first came to know about … Continue reading Amritsar: A tour of ‘nationalism’ – Jallianwalla Bagh Memorial

Amritsar: A tour of ‘nationalism’ – Central Sikh Museum @ Sri Harmandir Sahib 

Amritsar – a place that I had long been hoping to visit. The long awaited trip finally happened this year.  It was a short weekend visit within which we managed to cramp some of the predictable highlights of a first visit. Yes, I am sure if I had spent more time or a had planned … Continue reading Amritsar: A tour of ‘nationalism’ – Central Sikh Museum @ Sri Harmandir Sahib