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Gurudwara Nanak Piao Sahib in New Delhi

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Location: G T Karnal Road, New Delhi .
Built By:Sri Nanak Dev, the first Sikh Guru
Dedicated to: Guru Nanak Dev
Entry: Free
Photography:Allow with Permition
Temple Timing: 5:30 Am to Night
Significance: One of the historical Gurudwara
Visiting Timing: 1 hour
Best time to Visit: Oct to Feb
Nearest Metro Station:  Model Town Metro station
Nearest Railway Station:Delhi Railway satation
Nearest Airport:Indira Gandhi Int Airport

More Information about Gurudwara Nanak Piao Sahib in New Delhi

Gurudwara Nanak Piao Sahib is Located at G T Karnal Road, New Delhi.This Gurudwara is dedicated to Guru Nanak Dev who was the founder of Sikhism and hence was the first Guru of the Sikh Community and hence is of ancient, historic and religious importance to all the Sikh Communities and devotees of this Guru. Gurdwara Nanak Piao was constructed at the very place within a garden exactly where Guru Nanak Dev had stayed during his visit to Delhi way back in 1505 during the rule of Sultan Sikandar Lodi. The most well known among all the Gurudwaras in New Delhi, Gurudwara Nanak Piao was visited by the first Guru of the Sikhs. Guru Nanak Dev came to what is the site of the Gurudwara and set up camp in a garden. The name of the Gurudwara needs a special mention here as the word Piao means to offer a drink, the well where the 1st Guru served water from is still preserved even today inside the Gurudwara grounds. The people, who came to visit the Guru during his visit, used to present him and his bard Mardana with numerous gifts, which he distributed among the deprived and poor.Here the Guru served water to the thirsty and food to hungry. The well from which he served water is still well maintained and fully protected. According to Sikh traditions any and every place visited by the Guru becomes a hallow. Consequently GurdwaraNanak Piao attained a status of holy Shrine. Guru, was an apostle of peace, brotherhood, non-violence and amity. His sermons created very healthy impact on the people who bowed before him for his spiritual attainments.Many people came to visit him here and soon, a free kitchen was started for wayfarers, who got food and water from a baoli or well.

History of  Gurudwara Nanak Piao Sahib in New Delhi

Gurdwara Nanak Piao is one of the famous historical monuments that is located in northern India. This is also considered to be one of the famous tourist attractions. The Gurudwara sahib was dedicated to the very first Sikh Guru, whose name is Sri Guru Nanak Dev.
The gurudwara was first at the place where Guru Nanak first stayed when he visited the place in the year 1505. This was the time when Sultan Sikhander Shah Lodhi was at the authority.
Architecture of  Gurudwara Nanak Piao Sahib in New Delhi

Gurudwara Nanak Piao has an impressive Mughal-style gate. The Gurdwara is on a 5 feet high platform and has wide ‘Pari-Karama’. The interiors of the main hall are very well done and part of the ceiling is in "Sheesh Mahal" style. Behind the Gurdwara is a ‘Sarovar’ with beautiful arched veranda on the periphery.
The historic well is still functional and ‘Amrit’ is served by the volunteers. The well is covered with a white dome with pillars decorated in rather bright fashion.
There is a small garden which is in continuance of the garden that existed at that time. There is a separate set of rooms for holding individual ‘Akhand Paths’. On the right side of the main gate are staff quarters which, for the sake of sanctity and beauty of the place, could have been located elsewhere in the premises. There is still lot of area lying vacant. Proper planning of that could greatly enhance the beauty and ambience of the Gurdwara.

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How To Raech Gurudwara Nanak Piao Sahib in New Delhi

By Road : There are many public and private vehecals available to reach Gurudwara Nanak Piao Sahib in New Delhi.There are DTC buses available and good service to reach Gurudwara.
By Metro : The Nearest metro station is  Model Town Metro station New Delhi.
By Rail : The Nearest Railway station is Delhi Railway station.
By Airport : The Nearset Airport is Indira Gandhi International Airport New Delhi. 

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