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Gurudwaras associated with Guru Angad Dev Ji


Famous Gurudwaras connected with Guru Angad Dev Ji are the following:

  1. Gurudwara Mai Bhrayi: Mai Bhrayi was Guru Ji's paternal aunt. When he shifted to Kartarpur from Khdoor Sahib on Guru Nanak's behest, this is where he stayed and worshipped in solitude.
  2. Gurudwara Darbar Sri Guru Angad Dev Ji, Khandi Sahib: Guru Ji would gather his followers here and disseminate his teachings.
  3. Gurudwara Tapiana Sahib: After the religious gatherings, Guru Ji used to chant and worship here.
  4. Gurudwara Mal Akhara: This was the arena for exercising.
  5. Gurudwara Matte di Serai: This is Guru Angad Dev Ji's place of birth.
  6. Gurdwara Khadur Sahib, Dist. Amritsar will strive to be most comprehensive directory of Historical Gurudwaras and Non Historical Gurudwaras around the world.

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