Amritsar
geographical name city N India in NW Punjab population 709,456

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Amritsar —    Amritsar is the sacred city of the SIKHS, located in Punjab state. The land was given to the fourth Sikh guru Ramdas by the Muslim Mughal emperor Akbar, and Ramdas shortly thereafter, in 1577, founded a city there. The city was built around a… …   Encyclopedia of Hinduism

  • Amritsar — (»Teich der Unsterblichkeit«), Hauptstadt der gleichnamigen Division (13,866 qkm mit 2,729,109 Einw.) in der indobrit. Provinz Pandschab, Knotenpunkt der Eisenbahnen Kalkutta Peschawar, A. Multan Karatschi und A. Pathankot, zwischen den Flüssen… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Amritsar — (engl. Amritsir, Umritsir), früher Ramdaspur, Stadt in der Div. Dschalandar des indo brit. Pandschab, (1901) 162.429 E., verteidigt durch die Festung Gobindgarh, Mittelpunkt des Handels (bes. Kaschmirschals), wie der Religion und der… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Amritsar — [äm rit′sər, umrit′sər] city in W Punjab, NW India: pop. 709,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Amritsar — Infobox Indian Jurisdiction type = city locator position = right native name = Amritsar state name = Punjab skyline = Golden Temple India.jpg skyline caption = Nightview of the Harmandir Sahib(Golden Temple In English) latd = 31.64 longd = 74.86… …   Wikipedia

  • Amritsar — /euhm rit seuhr/, n. a city in NW Punjab, in NW India: site of the holiest shrine of the Sikh religion. 432,663. * * * ▪ India  city, northern Punjab state, northwestern India. It lies about 15 miles (25 km) east of the border with Pakistan.… …   Universalium

  • Amritsar — Original name in latin Amritsar Name in other language ATQ, Amritsar, Amritsar amritasara, Amritsar Amritsaras, amritasara, amritcar, amrtasara, amuritosaru, Амритсар, Амрітсар State code IN Continent/City Asia/Kolkata longitude 31.63661 latitude …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

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