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Gurudwara Sahib Perak, West Malaysia

Gurudwara Sahib, Perak, West Malaysia

The gurudwara was founded in 1914 by the early sikh immigrants. Religious celebrations include, among other activities, Gurpurbs, Jodhmeals, Akhand Path. Social functions such as marriages are organized. Community services are offered for Guru-ka-Langer, school and library. An annual Baisakhi festival is also celebrated. Suitable accommodation is available for visitors. There are about 400 members of the sikh community in the area.

Address: 1, Jalan Baru, 31900 Kampar, Perak (West Malysia will strive to be most comprehensive directory of Historical Gurudwaras and Non Historical Gurudwaras around the world.

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