Friday, October 28, 2016
Gateway to Sikhism

Gurudwara Nanaskar Sahib Village Thakarwal

It is said that Guru Nanak Dev Ji, came to this place from Gurdwara Gau Ghat, Ludhiana Guruji stayed at this place with Bala and Mardana for 3-4 days. It is said that villagers didn't care for presence of Guruji except one old man. When Guruji was going to leave the village, the old man came with bucket full of milk for him. He apologized for ignorance of villagers. Guruji Bala & Mardana drank that milk. He is said to have advised the local chief to be kind and just to his subjects. This Gurdwara sahib has a large complex with adequate space around. All Gurpurabs are celebrated here.
Gurdwara Nanaksar Sahib is situated in village Thakarwal along with Pakhowal Road, in the outskirts of Ludhiana City. It is 8 kms. from Ludhiana City and 20 Kms. from Pakhowal.

Gurdwara Nanaksar Sahib,
Village Thakarwal, P.O. Lalton Kalra,
Tehsil & District Ludhiana

Phone No: 0161-806515

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