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Gurdwara Sh Guru Angad Dev Sahib Khadoor Sahib


Khadoor Sahib is a village in the district of Amritsar, Punjab, India. The village of Khadur Sahib is beside the Beas river about 38 kms from Amritsar, 20 Kms from Tarn Taran and nine kms from Goindwal. Khadur Sahib has been sanctified by visits from eight of the Sikh Gurus. Khadur Sahib is the sacred village where Guru Angad the second Master lived for 13 years, spreading the universal message of Guru Nanak. Here he introduced Gurmukhi Lipi, wrote the first Gurmukhi Primer, established the first Sikh school and prepared the first Gutka of Guru Nanak Sahibs Bani. It is the place where the first Mal Akhara, for wrestling, was established and where regular campaigns against intoxicants and social evils were started by Guru Angad. The Stately Gurdwara here is known as The Guru Angad Dev Gurdwara.

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