Thursday, December 14, 2017
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Gurudwara Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib Village Railon


This Gurdwara is there to mark the occasion when Guru Tegh Bahadur Ji visited this place in 1670 A.D. while on this way to Delhi from Anandpur Sahib. It is believed that the village was in grip of skin disease. Guruji sat under a banyan tree adjacent to a pond. He put his feet in the pond and spoke out that anyone who takes bath in this pond will be cured of disease. Prakash Purab of Guru Nanak Devi Ji and Martyrdom day of Guru Tegh Bahadur Ji are organised here

Gurdwara Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib is situated in village Railon, 9 km. to the South-East of Bassi Pathanan in Fatehgarh District. Fatehgarh Sahib is 17 km. from this Gurdwara. Gurdwara is situated on Chuni Sirhind Road at a distance of 6 km. from Chuni. will strive to be most comprehensive directory of Historical Gurudwaras and Non Historical Gurudwaras around the world.

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