Gurudwara Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji, Jammu

Gurdwara Name Gurudwara Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji Address Upper bazar, Jammu
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History Gurudwara Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji is one of the historic gurudwara of Jammu. It is situated in Upper Bazar in the vicinity of Mubarak Mandi. The Sanctum sanctorum of the gurudwara houses three feet long white colored marble statue of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. As per local belief, Maharaja Partap Singh is said to have installed the statue. During Singh Sabha Movement when statues were removed from Gurdwaras this statue got unnoticed thus got intact. Very few people know about this statue. Representing the rich religious fervor of the local inhabitants of Jammu and Kashmir, the sacred Shrine of Gurdwara Sri Guru Nanak Devji is one of the prominent religious sites of the state. This historical Gurdwara is built to mark the visit of Guru Nanak Sahib. It is said that Guru Sahib while returning to Punjab via Kashmir stayed here. Located in the upper part of market close to the famous complex of Mubarak Mandi, Gurdwara Sri Guru Nanak Devji attracts several Devotees from far and wide. Gurdwara Sri Guru Nanak Devji is an important religious site of the Jammu and Kashmir pilgrim tourism. The sacred sanctorum of Gurdwara Guru Nanak Devji houses a marvelous huge statue of Guru Nanak. Constructed out of pure white marble, the idol of Sri Guru Nanak is three feet high. The mighty Maharaja Partap Singh had erected the beautiful statue to pay obeisance to the great religious leader of the Sikhs, Guru Nanak Dev Ji.