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Gurudwara Patshahi 6th, 9th and 10th Sahib Village Pehowa


guruSituated on the banks of the river Saraswati, this Gurdwara commemorates the visits of the Sixth, Ninth and Tenth Gurus. The Sixth Guru, Shri Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji came to this place on the call of Baba Almast Ji and to reach the yogis a lesson. He came to this place on his way from Kiratpur Sahib to Nanakmatta Sahib on the occasion of the Chet Chaudas fair. The Ninth Guru, Guru Tegh Bahadur Ji stayed at this place on his way to Delhi to meet Emperor Aurangzeb. Guruji, on heeding the call of Kashmiri Pandits against the forcible conversion to Islam and to protect the Hindu religion, was going to Delhi for the supreme sacrifice. The Tenth Guru, Guru Gobind Singh Ji spent some time here while on his way to the Solar Eclipse fair at Kurukshetra from Talwandi Sabo. He reached here from Gurdwara Jaura Sahib, village Siyana Saiyadan, after accepting a pair of wooden slippers from a devotee. 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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