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Gurudwara Paonta Sahib

Gurudwara Paonta Sahib, is a noted Gurudwara in Paonta Sahib, District of Sirmour, Himachal Pradesh.

Guru Gobind Singh ji, the tenth guru of sikhs was the person in whose memory the Gurdwara of Paonta Sahib was built. It was here, the Dasam Granth was written by Guru Gobind Singh Ji. It is because of this fact, the Gurdwara enjoys a very high historic and religious importance among the followers of the Sikh religion across the worldover. An example of the religious importance of the Gurudwara being the "Palki" made of pure gold, donated by one of the devotees.

Shri Talab Asthan and Shri Dastar Asthan are the vital places inside the Sikh shrine worth mentioning. While salaries are disbursed at Shri Talab Asthan, Shri Dastar Asthan is used for organizing the turban tying competitions. A legendary temple is also attached to the Gurudwara. The temple is devoted to Goddess Yamuna. Kavi Darbar, a prominent place near the Gurudwara is the venue for holding the poetry competitions. The weapons and pens used by Guru Gobind Singh Ji are displayed in a museum near the Poanta Sahib Gurudwara.

Another place of religious and historical importance is the Gurdwara built at Bhangani Sahib, about 1 km from Gurdwara Tir Garhi Sahib. With its proximity to the river Yamuna, the whole area presents a picturesque sight.
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  • Gurudwara Paonta Sahib, is a noted Gurudwara in Paonta Sahib, Himachal Pradesh. This place is named in the memory of Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji The visit would be of no use if not visited Gurudrwara!! 
  • While Driving back from Yamunotri, we decided to pay a quick visit to this very famous Gurudwara. The historical connection of the place in itself is like a power booster. It is situated right beside ...  more »
  • It is located few km away from Dehradun on the banks of Yamuna river. You can go downstairs & see Yamuna river. Guru Gobind Singh Ji reached Poanta Sahib in 1685 and spent four years here. It was here...  more »
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  • peaceful,, place is famous for the stay of 10th guru of sikhs Shri Guru Gobind Singh ji,,,. accomodation is also provided here at no cost,, you can give how much you wish,,,
  • Waheguru ji ka Khalsa Waheguru ji ki Fateh
  • I have been here quite a few times now. Every time I visit here I get the peace & inner introspection as this is the time I talk to myself. And that's what all Holy places around the world are created for. The place is very well connected by Road from almost all the parts of the state and other states. The place is around 45 KMs from Dehradun, the capital of Uttarakhand, & around 125 KMs from Chandigarh. The nearest railway stations here is Yamuna Nagar and Dehradun and the nearest Airport is at Chandigarh. The Gurudwara of Paonta Sahib, built in the memory of the tenth Guru, Guru Gobind Singh, holds very high historic and religious importance among Sikhs. This place has a close proximity to the river Yamuna and it is surrounded by mountains which gives the whole area a picturesque sight. Inside the building you can have Darshan (sight) of Shri Guru Granth Sahib Ji presided on the "Palki" made of pure Gold, donated by one of the devotees. Shri Talab Asthan & Shri Dastar Asthan are amoung the place you must visit here. Gurudwara Complex is also attached to a legendary temple devoted to Goddess Yamuna. You can also see the weapons and pens originally used by Guru Gobind Singh Ji which are displayed in a museum near the Poanta Sahib Gurudwara. The Gurudwara is visited by many tourists from different countries. Staying arrangements are also available for people visiting outside the area. The rooms are pretty decent & clean. It also offers 24/7 food for the visitors called 'Langar'. There's also a Bird Sanctuary called Assan Barrage Bird Sanctuary which you can visit.
  • Gulab Singh wala moga
  • Always feel positive here.. waheguru, waheguru, waheguru......