Sikh pilgrims bring memories of a past life to Hassanabdal

Sikh pilgrims bring memories of a past life to Hassanabda

Sikh pilgrims bring memories of a past life to Hassanabdal A view of Gurdwara Punja Sahib. After waiting for 70 years, Karanveer Singh, a pilgrim from Hoshiarpur in India, is finally allowed to visit Pakistan. Mixed feelings of nostalgia and reverence overtake him as he pays homage to Maharaja Ranjit Singh on his 176th death anniversary. In the midst of rituals and preparations, he yearns to meet someone from Toba Tek Singh, his childhood town before partition. Karanveer is among 400 pilgrims or yatrees from India who were given visas…

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