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Nanded: The City Of Gurudwaras

Created on Wed, 24-02-2016

Nanded: The City Of Gurudwaras

A region is defined by the people who live there, for instance Bombay is to Bollywood, Los Angeles is to Hollywood. Likewise, Nanded is to Takht. Not everyone is aware of Takht.

It means a throne of historic growth of Sikh religion. There are 5 Takhts holding utmost importance in the Sikh community. And one of the five Takhts is situated in Nanded, making it an age old Sikh pilgrimage destination with a plethora of Gurudwaras.

One of the most distinct Gurudwara is Sach Khand Huzur Sahib Gurudwara, located on the banks of Godavari River this place beholds spiritual elements since Guru Govind Singh, the tenth Guru of Sikhism, as his ashes were buried here.

Guru Gobind Singh, made Nanded his permanent abode and handed over the Guruship to Guru Granth Saheb just before his demise.

Thus, making it the city of Gurudwaras, the city of Divine prayers and worship!


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