Wednesday, December 13, 2017
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Gurdwara Charan Kamal Sahib (Kargil)

Gurdwara Charan Kamal Sahib (Kargil) After meditating at Leh near magnetic hil,l Guru Nanak Dev ji while returning to Punjab via Kashmir,stayed for few days at Kargil near the Bank of Suru River. A Gurdwara has been built at that place near Igbal bridge,which is being run by Indian Army.


Gurdwara Singh Sabha (Kargil)

Gurdwara Singh Sabha (Kargil) This Gurdwara is situated in main bazar Kargil. The 10 Sikh Local families of Kargil are looking after it. This Gurdwara is having a unique feature, the adjoining Mosgue and the Gurdwara is having a common wall. the wooden roof of both the buildings is laid on a single joint wall. Perhaps it is the only Gurawara in the world having a joint wall with a Mosque. This is the example of communal harmony being propogated by Guru Nanak. 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.
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