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Situated on the banks of river Sutlej, Ludhiana is Punjab’s largest town. Named after the Lodi dynasty, the tinsel city is one the largest manufacturing hub in India. Grand primal buildings to one side and sacred shrines to the other, the city retains the old world charm, keeps the spirituality intact but also does not fail to keep up with the changing times and traditions of the country. Apart from being an industrial town, Ludhiana draws pilgrims and tourists from worldwide owing to its Gurudwaras, forts and ancient ruins.
Situated on the banks of river Sutlej, Ludhiana, Punjab's largest city, is one of the biggest commercial hubs in India. Lodi chiefs, Yusaf Khan and Nihang Khan converted the village Mir Hota to Ludhiana. Ludhiana also hosts the famous Rural Olympics at Qila Raipur each year in the month of January-February. Ludhiana is famous for the ancient ruins of the Lodi dynasty, the war museum and its hosiery industries. You can also witness the Rural Olympics if you plan your trip according to the dates of the Games next year.