Welcome to Directory of Gurudwaras Worldwide
Gurudwaras of World brings you a comprehensive directory of Historical and other Gurudwars over the world. The site is has two sections Historical Gurudwaras and World Gurudwaras. Historical Gurudwaras has a listing of gurudwaras related to Sikh History and Guru Sahiban whereas World Gurudwaras lists other gurudwaras in India and Gurudwaras by Sikh Diaspora all over the world.
Five Takhts of Sikhism
Akal Takht Sahib
The foremost supreme throne and temporal seat of Sikh religious authority is Sri Akal Takhat Sahib located in Amritsar of Punjab, India. The Akal Takhat, sometimes referred to as Akal Banga, is situated inside the Golden Temple complex opposite Darbar Harmandir Sahib. The Akal Takhat was originally established by Sixth Guru Har Govind in 1663. The Sikh holy scripture, Guru Granth Sahib, is housed in the Akal Takhat after hours while in sukhasan. Ancient sacred manuscripts are preserved on the premises along with antique shaster weaponry used by Sikh gurus and warriors.
The beautiful Gurdwara Sahib Building is situated at the roadside where people ... [More]