Gurudwara Thara Sahib Fatehgarh

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This Gurdwara is situated at a place where Guru Hargobind Ji came, while returning from Gwalior. In Gwalior Guruji got released 52 kings alongwith himself. He was on his way to Amritsar. It is said that Guru Hargobind Ji had laid the foundation of the small bridge (Pullia) which is adjacent of this Gurdwara. It is a small Gurdwara and has a small building. No other facility exists around the Gurdwara. it is a simple platform inside a low brickwall enclosure, is dedicated to Guru Hargobind who, according to local tradition, stayed here awhile during his travels through these parts.

Gurdwara Fatehgarh Sahib, with affiliated shrines, is administered directly by the ShiromanT Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee. In addition to the daily programme of morning and evening services and kirfan, largely attended assemblies are held on the first of each BikramT month. The notable event of the year is a fair, popularly known as Sabha, held on 11,12 and 13 of Poh, which fall during the last week of December, to commemorate the martyrdom of Guru Gobind Singh's sons, Zorawar Singh and Fateh Singh, and Mata Gujari.

Location

Gurdwara Thara Sahib is located on the main Serhind road between Gurdwara Fatehgarh Sahib and Gurdwara Jyoti Sarup Sahib, opp. Gurdwara Shahidganj No.-2.