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Fort in Kangra

Kangra Fort

The impregnable-looking Kangra Fort, at least 1000 years old, soars on a high promontory of land between the Manjhi and Banganga Rivers. Head up through a series of gates and passages to the palace area at the top f…
Hindu Temple in Kangra

Brajeshwari Devi Temple

Hindus visit Kangra to pay homage at the Brajeshwari Devi Temple, one of the 51 Shakti peeths, famous temples marking the sites where body parts from Shiva's first wife, Sati, fell after the goddess was consumed by …
Museum in Kangra

Maharaja Sansar Chand Museum

About 200m up the road from Kangra Fort is the well-displayed Maharaja Sansar Chand Museum, whose ornate palanquins, peacock-feather fans and pashmina fly-whisks give fine insights into the lifestyle of the erstwhil…