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Gurudwaras – The holy shrines of the Sikh faith – and some of the tranquil, peace emanating Gurudwaras of India

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ॐ श्री गुरुभ्यो नमः ॐ श्री शिवानन्दाय नमः ॐ श्री चिदानन्दाय नमःॐ श्री दुर्गायै नमः 

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Pictures of Sikh Gurudwaras around the sacred land of India, are posted right below the following write-up. Please don’t miss viewing the beautiful pictures of these holy shrines.

Golden Temple Amritsar - Harmandir Sahib - Place of Peace and Power -  Darbar Sahib - YouTube
Golden Temple Amritsar – Harmandir Sahib

Gurdwara,  meaning “Door to the Guru“, is a place of worship for Sikhs (The Followers of Sikhism ). People from all faiths, and those who do not profess any faith, are welcomed in Sikh Gurdwaras.

Each Gurdwara has a Darbar Sahib where the everlasting Guru of the Sikhs, the Sikh Holy Scripture Guru Granth Sahib, is placed on a Takhat (An Elevated Throne) in a prominent central position.

The Raagis (who sing Ragas) recite, sing and explain, the verses from the Guru Granth Sahib, in the presence of the holy congregation.

All Gurdwaras have a Langar Hall, where the devotees & visitors can eat free vegetarian food

Many of the Gurudwaras also  may have a library, nursery, classroom, meeting rooms, a gift-shop and finally a repair shop.

Gurdwara can be identified from a distance by tall flagpoles bearing the Nishan Sahib, the Sikh flag.

The most well-known Gurdwara & the most important pilgrim place of the Sikhs, is the Harmandir Sahib (popularly known as The Golden Temple) in AmritsarPunjab.

More information on Gurudwaras around India, with web-links to the sources of the following sacred images of these Holy Shrines of the Sikhs, will follow soon.

Stay tuned, & please don’t miss the joy of exploring the countless Holy places of all Religions, all sects & all sub-sects of Secular India, at least virtually first, to begin with the Indian Spiritual Journey.

India, The Motherland of Sanathana Dharma / सनातन धर्म /  Universal Religion, is truly a Mystery, an Enigma, for every single visitor, from around the globe.

The more we dive into Indian Culture, Indian Heritage, Indian Spirituality, Indian Secularism, the more firm & more solid becomes our Inner Realization, that ‘The Great God Almighty’ is Truly Beginningless, Truly Endless, with Unfathomable Knowledge, Unexplorable Mysteries, Unimaginable Beauty & Infinite Glory.

And the great enlightened ancients of this most ancient oriental civilization firmly believed, that at the root of this ‘Infinity’ and ‘Infinite Names’, HE, SHE or IT  is Just One & One Alone. The Great God Almighty’ is Just ONE & ONE Alone

Gurudwara ar Pushkar, Rajasthan
Degsar Sahib Gurudwara, Katana
Gurudwara Muktsar Sahib
Golden Temple Amritsar – Harmandir Sahib
Baru sahib Gurudwara
Degsar Sahib Gurudwara, Katana
Golden Temple Amritsar – Harmandir Sahib
Golden Temple Amritsar – Harmandir Sahib
Gurudwara Baba Bata Sahib
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, Delhi
Gurudwara GobindDham Highway
Gurudwara Chor Sahib Gwalior
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib Delhi
Gurudwara Nanak Matta Sahib
Gurudwara Panjokhra Sahib Ambala
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib Delhi
Gurudwara Sarovar View


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Though academically trained in modern Western Sciences, Blogger Mala Chandrashekhar is a crazy maniac of India's ageless, timeless ethnic arts, crafts & textiles. The rich & glorious cultural & spiritual heritage of India is a subject extremely dear to her heart, and the whole of this Blog has been dedicated to spreading the immortal glories of ancient India worldwide, to every nook & corner of the globe, through these simple Blog-posts. Any constructive criticisms & suggestions in this regard for improvement of the Blog 'MOST WELCOME'. Also, High-Quality Guest Blog-posts 'MOST WELCOME". LinkedIn Profile : https://in.linkedin.com/in/mala-chandrashekhar-04095917a