Friday, December 15, 2017
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Gurudwara Nanakwara, Kandhkot, Distt Jacobabad


This holy shrine is in Suniar (Goldsmith) Bazaar of tehsil Kandhkot of district Jacobabad. The locality is also known as Nanakwara. This place is remembered as Nanak Darbar. Dhanna Singh Ji is the priest here. Darbar is a double storeyed beautiful building. There are also temples •of Kali Mata, Sri Rama and Hanuman Ji adjacent to the darbar, and religious worship takes places in all the temple. Recitation of Granth Sahib also takes place beside the idols.
At Deewali, Visakhi and Janamashtami big gatherings take place. Sangat runs into thousands at this place


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