Monday, October 24, 2016
Gateway to Sikhism

Gurudwara Pehli Patshahi, Mirpur Khas

Mirpur Khas is a famous city of the Sindh province and it is also the district head quarter. There is a railway station by the same name. You can see a huge building at the second cross road while going toward the city from the railway station. This is the place where Sat Gur Nanak Dev Ji set his sacred feet. At present this three storeyed spacious building houses the offices of the Evacuee Waqf Board.


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