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Hotel TouchWood In Jammu has launched revised rates for all the customers.The revised rates are being provided at affordable rates so that all can enjoy the ambiance and enjoy their stay In Jammu, The city Of Temples


Jammu, Jammu And Kashmir, India., May 2, 2014 - (PressReleasePoint) -Hotel TouchWood In Jammu has launched revised rates for all the customers.The revised rates are being provided at affordable rates so that all can enjoy the ambiance and enjoy their stay In Jammu, The city Of Temples


Take time away from the blaze of hustle and bustle of city life and explore Jammu, the city of temples. Experience the peace and holiness in the environment visiting Jammu which has countless temples and shrines. In Jammu enjoy the wonderful local cuisine, culture, architect and many attractions just few miles away from Hotel TouchWood.

Hotel TouchWood is imposing, elite and a hotel that has all the modern amenities to offer to the guests. It is just 10 minutes walking distance from the famous Raghunath Mandir and bus stand. Get the feel of being right at home with round the clock service that makes trip a memorable one. Explore mesmerizing temples like Raghunath Temple, Bave Wali Mata, Ranbireshwar Temple, Mahamaya Temple.

At Hotel TouchWood get the comfort of being at home and enjoy the top-notch service. Makes it comfy with the amenities TV, Ac, complimentary Wi-Fi, dining, room service, parking facility, front desk. Hotel Touchwood has lavish rooms that come in budget and accommodate your needs. Hotel TouchWood is equipped with the latest amenities and strives to offer the best possible hospitality to the guests.
 

ammu is the largest city in the Jammu region and the winter capital of Indian administered state of Jammu and Kashmir and situated on the banks of Tawi river. Jammu is also known as the City of Temples owing to the number of historical temples and domes of old mosques located within the city. The Bahu hill and the old city spread on each bank of Tawi are the highest points with the royal Dogra Palace at another height overlooking it.

The name Jammu is derived from its ruler who founded it. Raja Jambulochan founded this city and named it Jambupora which later changed to Jammu. Many historians and locals believe that Jammu was founded by Raja Jambu Lochan in the 14th century BC. During one of his hunting campaigns, he reached the Tawi River where he saw a goat and a lion drinking water at the same place. Having satisfied their thirst, the animals went their own ways. The Raja was amazed, abandoned the idea of hunting and returned to his companions. Recounting what he had seen, he exclaimed that this place, where a lion and a lamb could drink water side by side, was a place of peace and tranquility. The Raja commanded that a palace be built at this place and a city was founded around it. This city became known as Jambu-Nagar, which then later changed into Jammu.

Jammu has historically been the capital of Jammu Province and the winter capital of the erstwhile Jammu and Kashmir princely state (1846–1952).Jambu Lochan was the brother of Raja Bahu Lochan who constructed a fort, Bahu Fort, on the bank of river Tawi.The city name figures in the ancient book Mahabharata. Excavation near Akhnoor, 32 kilometres (20 mi) from Jammu city, provides evidence that Jammu was once part of the Harappan civilization. Remains from the Maurya, Kushan, Kushanshahs and Gupta periods have also been found in Jammu. After 480 CE, the area was dominated by the Hephthalites and ruled from Kapisa and Kabul. They were succeeded by the Kushano-Hephthalite dynasty from 565 to 670 CE, then by the Shahi from 670 CE to the early 11th century, when the Shahi were destroyed by the Ghaznavids. Jammu is also mentioned in accounts of the campaigns of Timur. The area witnessed changes of control following invasions by Mughals and Sikhs, before finally falling under the control of the British. The Dev Dynasty ruled it for about 984 years from 840 CE to 1816 CE.



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