Gurudwara Shri Pathar Sahib, Leh

#2 of 22 in Historic Sites in Leh
Religious Site · Tourist Spot
See an impressive, colorful, and intriguing place of worship at Gurudwara Shri Pathar Sahib. Located at the spot where a demon reportedly attacked Guru Nanak, founder of the Sikh religion, the sahib centers around a rock that the demon threw at the guru. Meditating at the time, the Guru's powers made the rock as soft as wax, and today it bears an impression from where the demon tried to kick it. The site tells the interesting legend that inspired it, and the story of collaboration between army officials, Buddhists, and local sikhs that brought it about in the late 1970s. Prepare for high altitudes and cold weather in winter. Plan my Leh trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.
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  • This is a Gurdwara built by the Sikh regiment in Leh and it is amazing to see how they continue to serve people in these challenging situation. I was the amazed with the love and affection shown by...  more »
  • This gurudwara is located at the hightest point in the world and is maintained by Indian Army and servces the langar to all the visitors  more »
  • This place is maintained and operated by army in very systematically way. You can't go without eating Langar and tea which are very tasty too. People are very welcoming.
  • Religious place where u can feel peace. Indian army is there to serve. Luv it

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