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Paste a VALID AdSense code in Ads Elite Plugin options before activating it. MAHARI CHAND, one of the five brave sons of Bibi Viro, daughter of Guru Hargobind, Nanak VI, who, along with his brothers, took part in the battle of Bhangani (18 September 1688). In his poetical work Bachitra Natak,...
Paste a VALID AdSense code in Ads Elite Plugin options before activating it. MAHER JOHN, was a Eurasian musician who served as a drum-major in Maharaja Ranjit Singh's army.
Paste a VALID AdSense code in Ads Elite Plugin options before activating it. MAHESHA, BHAI, or Bhai Mahesa, a rich and influential Dhir Khatri of Sultanpur Lodhi, in present day Kapurthala district of the Punjab, once waited upon Guru Amar Das and begged to be initiated a Sikh, The Guru, says...
Paste a VALID AdSense code in Ads Elite Plugin options before activating it. MAHIMA PRAKASH, by Sarup Das Bhalla, is a versified account, in Gurmukhi script, of the lives of the ten Gurus, completed according to inner evidence, in 1833 Bk/AD 1776. Three copies of the manuscript, are still extant: one...
Paste a VALID AdSense code in Ads Elite Plugin options before activating it. MAHIMA PRAKASH, known as Mahima Prakash Vartak (prose) to distinguish it from another work, in verse, bearing the same title, Sarup Das Bhalla's Mahima Prakash, is an unpublished manuscript containing anecdotes from the lives of the Gurus. The...
Paste a VALID AdSense code in Ads Elite Plugin options before activating it. MAHIMA SHAHANVALA, one of the three adjacent villages sharing the name Mahima, 8 km west of Goniana Mandi (30°18'N, 74°54'E) in Bathinda district of the Punjab, has a historical shrine, called Gurdwara Gurusar Patshahi X. The shrine marks...
Paste a VALID AdSense code in Ads Elite Plugin options before activating it. MAHIMA, BHAI. Khahira Jatt of Khadur in Amritsar district, was a devoted Sikh contemporary of Guru Angad. According to Bhai Balevali Janam Sakhi, the Guru once stayed with him in his house. When the Guru desired someone to...
Paste a VALID AdSense code in Ads Elite Plugin options before activating it. MAHINGA SINGH, BHAI (d. 1921), one of the Nankana Sahib martyrs, was born in a potter's family of Lahuke in Amritsar district. He along with his parents, Bhai Jhanda Singh and Mat Bhago, migrated to Chakk No 75...

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World Gurudwaras will strive to be most comprehensive directory of Historical Gurudwaras and Non Historical Gurudwaras around the world.The etymology of the term 'gurdwara' is from the words 'Gur (ਗੁਰ)' (a reference to the Sikh Gurus) and 'Dwara (ਦੁਆਰਾ)' (gateway in Gurmukhi), together meaning 'the gateway through which the Guru could be reached'. Thereafter, all Sikh places of worship came to be known as gurdwaras.

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