Friday, October 28, 2016
Gateway to Sikhism

Gurudwaras in Russia

Gurudwara Pehli Patshahi (Azerbaijan)

The capital of Azerbaijan, formerly a part of the Russian Empire. It is believed that Guru Nanak Sahib visited this town during his visit of Mecca (Saudi Arabia) and Baghdad (Iraq). Gurdwara Guru Nanak Sahib had been built in the memory of Guru Sahib. In Baku, there was another Gurdwara built by Karta Ram Udasi.

Moscow Gurdwara Committee
Malaya Filovskaya
Building 30-1-61
Moscow 121433
Contact Gurdeep Singh Jolly, Chairman
E-MailThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel:095) 146 27 12
Mobile(095) 765 91 45 will strive to be most comprehensive directory of Historical Gurudwaras and Non Historical Gurudwaras around the world.

The etymology of the term 'gurdwara' is from the words 'Gur (ਗੁਰ)' (a reference to the Sikh Gurus) and 'Dwara (ਦੁਆਰਾ)' (gateway in Gurmukhi), together meaning 'the gateway through which the Guru could be reached'. Thereafter, all Sikh places of worship came to be known as gurdwaras. brings to you a unique and comprehensive approach to explore and experience the word of God. It has the Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji, Amrit Kirtan Gutka, Bhai Gurdaas Vaaran, Sri Dasam Granth Sahib and Kabit Bhai Gurdas . You can explore these scriptures page by page, by chapter index or search for a keyword. The Reference section includes Mahankosh, Guru Granth Kosh,and exegesis like Faridkot Teeka, Guru Granth Darpan and lot more.
Encyclopedias encapsulate accurate information in a given area of knowledge and have indispensable in an age which the volume and rapidity of social change are making inaccessible much that outside one's immediate domain of concentration.At the time when Sikhism is attracting world wide notice, an online reference work embracing all essential facets of this vibrant faithis a singular contribution to the world of knowledge.