#Amritsar Calling: A city that boasts of a fabric, both beautiful and strong

In 1857, Fredric Cooper had said, “Every caste and creed of Asia was represented in the city of Amritsar. So much was the pull of trade, of jobs on textile looms and elsewhere that this was a melting pot of communities.” This may perhaps be one of the reasons that the fabric of the loom and the fabric of society have held firm in the Holy City. When the constituents themselves are diverse, bound by the binding warp and weft of harmony, the ultimate product is woven tight indeed, and so is its social milieu.

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