Thursday, November 23, 2017
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Gurudwara Nanakwara, Narankarian at Kandhkot, Distt Jacobabad



There is another sacred shrine in Kandhkot which was built to commemorate the arrival of Jagat Guru Nanak Dev Ji to this place. The shrine is called "Gurdwara Nanakwara Narankarian". It is also known as Chota Darhar. It is at a distance of two lanes from Vadda (Bigger) Darbdr. The priests are Nanakpanthi I:indus, the shrine is built as a double storey house. Parakash of Guru Granth Sahib takes place and Sangat assembles twice daily.


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