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GURU KA TAAL

The historical city of Agra is home to a huge number of architectural splendors. Visitors can relish a huge number of monuments; each possessing a distinct look, history, and flavor. Guru Ka Taal in Agra is one of the most reverred and beautiful site to visit. A venerated place of the Sikhs, legends have it that four of ten Sikh prophets have visited the holy site. This exquistely built gurudwara located amidst picturesque locale and within the Sikandra boundaries is visited by many thousands of tourists annually. It is also well maintained and organized by the Gurudwara committee. The honoured site for Sikhs is known for its great historical significance for the community. The Gurudwara is constructed over the place where the Guru Tegh Bahadur laid down his arms and offered arrest to Aurangazeb, the Mughal King ruling during that era. Many thousands of devotees gather at this place to pay homage to the great Sikh Guru. Gurudwara Guru Ka Taal in Agra was built in the 1970s. With the dedicated efforts of great Sant Sadhu Singh Mauni. According to legends, the Tal was initially a reservoir and embellished with intricate stone carvings. The amazing red stone structure is widely celebrated as one among magnanimous architectural wonders of the country. Visitors and history lovers appreciate the elaborate stone carvings combined with 8 exquisitely built towers. In all the Gurudwara has around twelve towers beckoning tourists from all over the world to experience the amazement of its glory. The Guru Ka Taal in Agra is a popular tourist attraction. It is open from dawn to dusk daily. No admission charges are required for entry into the Gurudwara. Once here, you would enjoy a soul soothing experience. How to Reach Once in Agra, you can easily gain access to the famous Guru Ka Taal. To reach this gurudwara you simply need to visit the Baluchpura Railway Station. This station is only around 5 km from Sikandra.

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