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Gurdwara Paonta Sahib

Gurdwara Paonta Sahib is a famous Sikh pilgrim center situated near Paonta Sahib in Sirmaur District of Himachal Pradesh. It is the place where the holy Guru Gobind Singh spent over 4 years and penned the `Dasam Granthí.

The gurdwara houses the Shri Talab Asthan (where he disbursed salaries), the Shri Dastar Asthan (where he judged the turban-tying competitions) and the Kavi Durbar (the venue of the poetic symposia). There is a museum, which exhibits the pens of the Guru and the weapons of those times and a memorial dedicated to Kalpi Rishi.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Sirmaur
Location: Paonta Sahib    


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