Gurudwara Bangla Sahib

Gurudwara Bangla Sahib

Gurudwara Bangla Sahib (About this sound listens) is one of the most noticeable Sikh gurdwara, or Sikh place of love, in Delhi, India, and known for its relationship with the eighth Sikh Guru, Guru Har Krishan, just as the heavenly stream inside its mind-boggling, known as the “Sarovar.” It was first worked as a little altar by Sikh General Sardar Baghel Singh in 1783, on the home gave by ruler Raja Jai Singh of Amer, who regulated the development of nine Sikh sanctuaries in Delhi around the same time, during the rule of Mughal Emperor, Shah Alam II.

It is arranged close to Connaught Place, New Delhi on Baba Kharak Singh Marg and it is immediately unmistakable by its brilliant arch and tall flagpole, Nishan Sahib. Situated close to it is the Sacred Heart Cathedral.


Gurdwara Bangla Sahib was initially a lodge having a place with Raja Jai Singh, an Indian ruler in the seventeenth century, and was known as Jaisinghpura Palace, in Jaisingh Pura, a noteworthy area destroyed to clear a path for the Connaught Place, shopping region. Since Guru Har Kishan remained at Raja Jai Singh’s Banglow (pronouned “bangla” in hindi languagehindi and punjab) which has now been changed over to a gurudwara, presently the gurudwara is known as the Bangla Sahib to memorialize Guru Har Rai’s visit here.

The eighth Sikh Guru, Guru Har Krishan lived here during his visit in Delhi in 1664. During that time, there was a smallpox and cholera pestilence, and Guru Har Krishan Ji helped the enduring by giving guide and new water from the well at this house. Before long he too gotten the ailment and at last passed on 30 March 1664. A little tank was subsequently built by Raja Jai Singh over the well, its water is currently worshipped as having mending properties and is taken by Sikhs all through the world back to their homes.

The gurdwara and its Sarovar are presently a position of incredible veneration for Sikhs, and a spot for unique assemblage on birth commemoration of Guru Har Krishan.

In March 2021, the gurudwara initiated the least expensive analytic focus with the intend to give medical care to poor people. The patients can get a MRI examine at ₹50.