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Outside view of Gurudwara Nada Sahib

The Gurudwara Nada Sahib is situated in Panchkula on the bank of Ghaggar river in Sivalik foothills. It is a famous religious place of the Sikhs. Guru Gobind Singh halted here while travelling from Paonta Sahib to Anandpur Sahib after the Battle of Bhangani in 1688.

Nadu Shah Lubana family member of Baba Makhan Shah Labana of the adjoining village served Guru Gobind Singh and his followers with food and milk.Guruji blessed Nadu Shah and said that due to his service the place would be known as Nada Sahib and his name will be remembered forever. The place remained obscure until Bhai Motha Singh, who belonged to a village nearby, discovered the sacred spot and raised a platform to perpetuate the memory of the Guru's visit. Nothing more is known of the devout Motha Singh nor of the date of the establishment of the Manji Sahib, except that the shrine was under the Dharmarth Board of Patiala and East Punjab States Union in 1948 and was taken over by the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee after the merger of the state with the Punjab in 1956. Since then several new buildings have been constructed. The original Manji Sahib has been replaced by a doublestoreyed domed structure, with a large rectangular meeting hall adjacent to it. A spacious brickpaved courtyard separates these buildings from the complex comprising the Guru ka Larigar and rooms for pilgrims. The holy flag flies atop a 105 feet (32 m) high staff on one side of the courtyard, near the site of the old shrine. Religious gatherings and community meals take place every day. The full moon day every month is celebrated as a festive occasion attended by a large number of people from the northern region so its good .

A spacious new building is constructed now by SGPC along with huge three storey parking and Langar Hall.

A new museum covering Sikh history is being established at Nada Sahib.[1]

Brief history[edit]

Brief history of the Gurudwara in Punjabi, English and Hindi languages.

References[edit]


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7 news items

 
Times of India
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 18:07:30 -0700

PANCHKULA: Unwilling to accept the formation of a separate gurdwara management committee in Haryana, Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leaders and workers appeared combative on Friday while taking control of the historical Gurdwara Nada Sahib at ...
 
Hindustan Times
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:37:30 -0700

Senior Akali leader and former Punjab minister Sucha Singh Langah, while camping at Nada Sahib gurdwara here in Haryana, brought former PM Manmohan Singh into the debate over the Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (HSGMC) on ...

SikhSangat News

SikhSangat News
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 06:18:45 -0700

Kaithal, Haryana: Even as the situation continues to be tense at historic Cheeka Gurdwara Patshahi 6th and 9th, devotees thronging it amid the recital of Gurbani through loudspeakers somehow absorb the negativity. SAD workers and SGPC members, sitting ...

Economic Times

Chandigarh Tribune
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:22:30 -0700

AGPC to call Sikh conclave on Akal Takht's supremacy: Peeved over the recent development in which Akal Takht's supremacy has come under scanner, American Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (AGPC) on Friday said it would organise World Sikh ...
 
Chandigarh Tribune
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 13:48:45 -0700

As SGPC volunteers continue to keep vigil at Haryana gurdwaras, including Nada Sahib. The HSGPC, at a meeting at Dera Karsewa chaired by Jagdish Singh Jhinda, decided to organise peace marches over the next four days beginning tomorrow from ...

SikhSangat News

SikhSangat News
Sun, 29 Jun 2014 18:48:38 -0700

Panchkula, Haryana: A meeting chaired by Punjab Rajya Sabha MP, Balwinder Singh Bhunder, was held at Nada Sahib gurdwara on Saturday. The meeting was held to mark protest against the move to have a separate managing committee for gurdwaras in ...

SikhSangat News

SikhSangat News
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:48:45 -0700

The SGPC chief, who presided over a meeting at Nada Sahib, said: “It's the prerogative of SAD patron Parkash Singh Badal and party chief Sukhbir Singh Badal to take up the matter with the Central Government and the President. We have also requested the ...
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