Guru Nanak Ji is the first guru in the Sikh religion. He was born in the year 1469. Talwandi is the birthplace of Guru Nanak Ji. This is located in the Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent. Guru Nanak Ji’s spiritual teachings are beneficial for society. That helps to build unity in society. To give the lessons to society he travels from south Asia to the middle east. Here are the famous Gurudwara’s of Guru Nanak Ji.
The most important thing which he tells society is there is only one God. Our soul can directly connect to god. God is everywhere in nature in living things etc. So, we don’t need any priests or do any ritual activities. These are the Gurudwara’s where Guru Nanak Ji had gone and give different lessons.
A second most important lesson to the society is that he is strictly against the caste system. He always tells us that everyone is equal, we all are the child of the same god. He also said that we all can attend any religious function or activity which we want to. They support earning with efforts and by the right path.
The Golden Temple: Punjab- Amritsar
The Golden temple is famous for its dome which is made up of gold. It is located in the Punjab- Amritsar. This Gurudwara covered an area o 6 sq feet. It made ith the marbles. There are two stories about it. Afghan invaders discovered it many times. Finally, this was rebuilt with marbles and with copper. Then there is a covering of pure gold.
This is the center of the religious place of Sikhs and the most popular one of Sikh gurudwara. This Gurudwara is the symbol of brotherhood and equality in society. Anyone from any religion, race, caste, or religion can come and visit the place without any obstacle. This is the unique architecture of the sikh temple. There are four different entrances in all directions of gurudwara. It is a symbol of equalism and humility.
This is also famous for the name Darbar Sahib. It is based on the interior beauty of the dome. Also for the golden coating. The Guru Arjan Sahib The gift guru in sikh culture created the idea for the central place of worship. This is one of the most famous Gurudwara’s of Guru Nanak Ji.
Gurudwara Shri Hemkund Sahib: Uttrakhand- Chamoli
Hemkund Sahib is one of the popular temples of the sikh community. This is quite a famous thing that the Guru Gobind sings the tenth Guru. On a daily basis, many visitors come to visit the gurudwara from the country. This is situated between the peak of the Hemkund Parvat. The word Hemkund also expresses the weather around it. Generally, this is referring to the ice. Which h showing the cold water and the atmosphere near this. Which gives it the comfortability to visit.
There is a different kind of piece at this place which makes it the perfect place for meditation. There is one of the most famous temples. Lakshmana is there where we can also go if we are going to visit the Gurudwara.
One Sikh soldier was the discoverer of this gurudwara in 1930. Then this foundation was carried by the retired granthi of the army, Sohan Singh. This place is also one of the best places to go because it is the proper trekking place. There is a long trek of proper 18 km. It is also near the Valley of Flowers there also you can visit. Another most important factor about this is there is such a peaceful environment. The freshness of the air also enhances your soul internally.
Gurudwara Manikaran Sahib Ji: Himachal Pradesh- Manikaran
Gurudwara Manikaran Sahib Ji is the best place for Hindus and Sikhs to go. There is also a spiritual story in Hinduism that this place gives food to the people after the flood. There are many more calm and peaceful places near to it. Which makes the environment to be so calm and loving. The perfect place to go in the summer.
This place is mostly famous for its hot spring. The water in this is hot. Because of this reason this place is part of one of those sacred hot springs places. Which always is the center of the fascination of the visitors. There is a pond of hot water. This hot water actually comes from deep down earth. This water also carries lots of minerals with its life sulfur. This is how it is in the list of Famous Gurudwara’s of Guru Nanak Ji.
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib: Delhi
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib is not like other gurudwara. This is originally Bangla and is famous as the raising palace. Mirja Raja Jai Singh and also the senior general of the Mughal Empire are the owner of this Bangla. This gurudwara was rebuilt several times after that finally its structure finally designed is decided according to sikh architecture. There is white marble in the complete structure of the gurudwara. And also there is a hot pond which is enhancing its beauty of it.
There is also a museum inside the gurudwara. Although, this I not so large there are so many things to learn about the sikh culture. Now there are so many other facilities like a kitchen, parking space, toilets, and some more special features for the outside visitors. There is also a Yatri Nivas which is especially for those long visitors.
There are many things that must have to seen in the Gurudwara Bangla Sahib but these are must visit a place of it:
- The water tank( Sarovar)
- Museum from there you know about the history of the sikh
- The Langar where there are thousands of visitors are eating the food
- The multi-media museum at this place.
Bal Guru( Guru Har Krishna Singh) was only eight years old when he took all the responsibility. There is no discrimination of the caste. Everyone who is from any caste or religion is allowed to visit the place. Guru wishes to cure everyone of every disease for that purpose he made the Sarovar. There is miraculous power in the Sarovar according to the results and the belief in the Sikh religion. It is how this is one of the Famous Gurudwara’s of Guru Nanak Ji.
Shri Harmandir Ji Patna Sahib: Bihar-Patna
This is one of the holiest places one from the gurudwara listed as the most important Takht in the sikh religion. The name of the Takht is Hamrinder on that basis the sikh people use the word Patna Sahib for this place. It is one of the most important Gurudwara in the sikh culture. Famous all over the world.
The specialty of this place is that this is the birthplace of Guru Gobind Singh. This is the second Takht. It is also famous as the Patna Sahib. This place is the symbol of Valour and the overcome of fear. It is the pride place of Patna city.
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