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Gurudwara Takhatpura



It is at a distance of about 90 km from Chandigarh and 225 km from Anandpur Sahib. Three historical Gurdwaras are located here. Gurudwara Pehli Padshahi)has been built in honour of Guru Nanak's visit to this place. To the west of the Gurudwara is a tank ,known as Nanaksar.

Gurudwara Chhevin Padshaii, commemorates Guru Hargobind who during his travels in the Malwa region made a brief halt here. The third Gurudwara is called Gurudwara Dasvin Pad shai. The tenth master graced this place and took bath in the holy tank of Nanaksar. will strive to be most comprehensive directory of Historical Gurudwaras and Non Historical Gurudwaras around the world.

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