GURUDWARA PAONTA SAHIB:
The holy city of Paonta Sahib is situated on the bank of river Yamuna in Himachal Pardesh. This city , inhabited by Kalgidhar Patshah Guru Gobind Singh
Ji eternalizes many significant events of our history. This is the only city in the soil
the keystone of which was laid down by Guru Gobind Singh himself with his own holy
hands.It is on this very place Guru Ji fought the first battle of Bhangani against the
neighbouring rajas of Bai-Dhar. Guru ji visited many places in the nearby locations
& on reaching the present place where the city of Paonta is now situated on the bank
of river Yamuna, Guru immensely liked the natural surroundings & made up his mind to
stay here. Here Guru got built o fort for his residential purpose. Bhai Santokh
singh writes that the Guru founded a city & named it Paonta , a site to keep the fet
History of the
Shri Paonta Sahib
Foundation stone of which was laid by Guru Gobind Singh ji. This
holy place is visited by thousands of people round the year.
Gurudwara Shri Bhangani
Here Guru ji fought first battle during his life time with hilly
Rajas. Even to this day it is an attractive spot amidst natural surroundings where Yamuna
flows on one side & lofty mountains on the other.
Shri Tir Garhi Sahib
This grand shrine is situated about 16 k.m. from Paonta Sahib.
This is sanctified place where Guru standing on a maund, himself shot arrows & feirced
the forces of enemy. more...
Gurudwara Shri Shergah
It is situated about 5 k.m. from Paonta Sahib and revives the
memory of a historical event, when Guru Gobind Singh killed a man eater lion here at this
place in the presence of Raja of Nahan.
Shri Kirpal Shilla
This grand shrine is situated about 1 k.m. from Paonta Sahib.
This is sanctified place where resides a big stone sculpture sitting on
which Baba Kirpal Das Ji worshipped God almighty.