History of Jalandhar
Jalandhar is a city as well as district in the state of Punjab. Located 144 km north-west of Chandigarh, the state capital, it is also the city with the maximum percentage of non resident Indians. It is among the oldest surviving cities of the Punjab region.
People and Culture of Jalandhar
According to Hindu mythology, Jalandhara used to be the kingdom of a devil in Satyuga. The city was called Prasthala during the time of the Mahabharata and was named as Jullundur in British times.Jalandhar is the commercial capital of India and is the mai...