Things To do in Amritsar

Overview

Khair-ud-Din Masjid, also known as Jama Masjid, is a magnificent mosque in Amritsar, Punjab, famous for its stunning architecture and historical significance. Established in 1876 by Mohd. Khairuddin, this mosque played a pivotal role in India\u2019s freedom struggle. It was from here that Syed Ata Ullah Shah Bukhari called upon the people to rise against British rule. The mosque showcases beautiful arcuate style construction, adorned with resplendent calligraphic Aayats and intricate designs in green and white marble. Visited regularly by both locals and tourists, it stands as a testament to India's rich history and architectural heritage.

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