Gurudwara Pipli Sahib, Amritsar

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News of the Sacred enthronement of Sri Guru Arjan Sahib spread around and the devotees eager to have a direct glimpse of Nanak the Fifth set out for Amritsar from distant places. In this spiritual quest the sangat from Kabul was also on its way to Amritsar. On the last day of their journey they were determined to reach the holy presence of the New Guru but could not make it and had to camp few miles away from Sri Harimandir Sahib. The Sangat included the old, the young and the children. Tired and hungry, they now yearned for a blessed vision of the Holy Guru next morning.

Sri Guru Arjan Sahib asked Mata Ganga, His holy wife, to prepare plenty of food with her own hands. Guru Arjan along with Mata Ganga then carried the food and water on their heads barefooted to the camp site. They served the food and water to the tired and hungry sangat. One old man, very much tired, was pressing his own legs. Sri Guru Arjan Sahib with folded hands begged for this service and started pressing the legs of the old man. The whole night the Guru and His wife served the sangat and fanned them with a hand-fan.

Gurdwara Pipli Sahib stands as a Sacred Memorial on this holy spot.

Satguru never forsakes His beloved Sikhs. Satguru loves his disciples with deep and abiding love and uplifts them spiritually in mysterious, wonderful and amazing ways.

"Gur Meray Pran Satgur Meri Ras" (Sri Guru Granth Sahib (239-40))

For a Sikh, the Guru is the soul of his own soul.

"Nanak Satgur Sikh Ko Jea Naal Samarey" (Sri Guru Granth Sahib (286))

Satguru loves and holds his Sikh dearer to himself more than his own soul.

"Guru Te Sikh Da Rishta Sab Ton Paak

Rishta Hai, Es Dey Vich Maya Nahin Ani

Chahidi, Es Rishtey De Agey Rab Vi Apna Sir Jhukanda Hai " (Baba Narinder Singh Ji)

The whole life of Sri Guru Arjan Sahib is replete with soul-stirring and awe-inspiring incidents of profound spirit of humility.
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  • Gurudwara Pipli Sahib is a popular tourists attraction and was built in memory of the fifth Sikh guru,'Guru Arjan Dev Ji'.The gurudwara owes its name to the big Pipal(banyan) tree which once stood her...  more »
  • its a gurudwara and very famous in localites..i used to go there during exams to take blessings for my exams.  more »
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  • Well maintained, famous gurudwara. Feel good. Visit regularly
  • GURUDWARA SHRI PIPLI SAHIB is situated in the Distt City Amritsar. Situated in the Putli Ghar area of Amritsar it is remembrance of SHRI GURU RAMDAS JI, SHRI GURU ARJAN DEV JI AND SHRI GURU HARGOBIND SAHIB JI.SHRI GURU RAM DAS JI:Due to the Shade of Peepal tree(Banyan tree) and it's location(on the way to lahore), SHRI GURU RAM DAS JI built a well.SHRI GURU ARJUN DEV JI: When GURU SAHIB took guru ship, prithi chand became hostile and he took all donation, due to that GURU SAHIB langar was not sufficient for the sangat. When Bhai Gurdas ji returned from agra after death of SHRI GURU RAM DAS JI and took langar, he got Onions and grams in langar. When Bhai sahib asked the reason then Bibi Bhani narrated the story of wickedness of prithi chand. Then Bhai sahib and Baba Buddha ji came to this place and sat on sheet. The sangat from kabul and kandhar and west side when come to this place they met and greeted them. Baba Buddha ji Sahib narrated them the whole story about wickedness of prithi chand and took donation and gave all donation to GURU SAHIB. GURU SAHIB and Mata ji used to serve sangat and pampered them. SHRI GURU HARGOBIND SAHIB JI: During his first battle, SHRI GURU HARGOBIND SAHIB JI killed mukhlis khan in this ground and won the battle and untied his Waist band(Kamar Kasa) at this place and after taking water he took rest.
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