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Gurudwara Dukh Bhanjani Beri

GURDWARA DUKH BHANJANI BERI Stands on the eastern flank of the sarovar by the side of yet another jujube tree known as Dukh Bhanjani (lit. eradicator of suffering) Beri. The place is associated with the legend of Bibi Rajani whose leper husband is said to have been cured of his malady by having a dip in the old pond which had existed here since an-cient times. Guru Ram Das, hearing the re-port of this miracle, decided to develop the reservoir into a proper bathing tank. He is himself said to have given the tree the name Dukh Bhanjani. People have a strong faith that water in this portion of the tank will heal their ailments. will strive to be most comprehensive directory of Historical Gurudwaras and Non Historical Gurudwaras around the world.

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