Gurudwara Chashma Sahib Patshahi Pahili, Jalalabad, Afghanistan

Gurudwara Chashma Sahib Patshahi Pahili, Jalalabad, Afghanistan

Jalalabad is northeast of Kabul on the road to Peshawar. Guru Nanak Dev ji stayed here on return from his western udasi. Gurudwara Choha Sahib also called Chashma Sahib Patshahi Pahili commemorates that visit. In 1520-1521 AD, Guru Nanak Dev ji crossed this area on his way back from Kabul. This was a dry land and residents had no easy access to water. The nearest water spring was 16 kilometer towards Sultanpur. On request from…

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Lost Gurudwara of Guru Nanak, Kabul, Afghanistan

Lost Gurudwara of Guru Nanak, Kabul, Afghanistan

Guru Nanak Dev ji on his way back from Mecca travelled through Afghanistan. At Kabul, the capital city, he held discourse several Muslim holy men. They cautioned him to be careful because he was travelling in a -predominantly Muslim land. Guru ji told them that Gods light shines alike in all; even their bodies He made alike. Some undergo circumcision and call themselves Muslims, others make a vermilion mark on their forehead and wear a…

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