HistoricalGurudwaras.com, A Journey through Sikh History
HistoricalGurudwaras.com

GURDWARA SRI BABA BAKALA SAHIB is situated in the Baba Bakala town in Amritsar Distt. In the last times of SRI GURU HARKRISHAN SAHIB JI pointed about next GURU SAHIB in Baba Bakala. After which many people from in Baba Bakal declared themself as next GURU. On other side BHAI MAKHAN SHAH LUBHANA a banjara trader from Jhelum district was on his ship when loaded with goods was cought in storm, resulting he prayed to GOD, To SRI GURU NANAK DEV JI, for rescue and promised that he would pay 500 dinars to GURU SAHIB for charity. With Grace of GOD he safely landed to the port and as his promise he came to Baba Bakal to pay his said amount. But reaching here he found several imposters posing them self as GURUS. He decided to offer 2 dinars to evey one posing them selves as GURU. As per his expectation non of them questioned him for the promised amount. But when He placed two dinars in front of SRI GURU TEGBAHADUR JI, GURU SAHIB said bhai sahib u had promised to pay 500 dinars and now ur paying only 2. Listening this BHAI MAKHAN SHAH LUBHANA ji climbed upto the roof and start whooping 'GURU LADO RE, GURU LADO RE'.

GURDWARA SRI BHORA SAHIB :- At this place SRI GURU TEGBAHADUR SAHIB JI worshiped for 26 years 9 months and 13 days. From here only GURU SAHIB save Bhai Makhan Shah lubhana Ji, When he prayed from his ship.

GURDWARA SRI MANJI SAHIB :- After SRI GURU TEGBAHADUR SAHIB JI was declared GURU, Diwan was held, During diwan Shihe Masand attacked GURU SAHIB with gun fire, Attack was got done by Dhir Mal. Bullet passed by touching GURU SAHIB's dastar.

GURDWARA SRI SHEESH MAHAL SAHIB :- At this place SRI GURU TEGBAHADUR SAHIB JI's grandmother, SRI GURU HARGOBIND SAHIB JI's mother and SRI GURU ARJAN DEV JI's Wife Mata Ganga ji passed away.

Pictures Taken on 25-Mar, 2007.
 
Location of Gurdwara Sahib on Google Earth / Panoramio Map
 
 
  Details :-
GURUDWARA SHRI BABA BAKAL SAHIB
Also Known as
GURUDWARA SHRI GURU TEGBAHADUR SAHIB JI
GURUDWARA SHRI PATSHAHI NAUVIN SAHIB

Related to:-
  • SHRI GURU TEGBAHADUR SAHIB JI

  • Address :-
    Village Baba Bakala
    District :- Amritsar
    State :- Punjab.
    Phone Number :-0091-1853-245515
     

     
     
    HistoricalGurudwaras.com