Punjab is a historic place. Punjab is also a land of five rivers. Sikh Gurus have blessed this pure land of Punjab with their blessings. People of Punjab believe a lot in God and there are so many followers of the Sikh religion in Punjab state.
In Punjab, there are so many Gurudwaras and these Gurudwaras are of great religious importance for people of every religion. There is no discrimination in Gurudwaras on the basis of caste and Creed. The message for everyone is the same.
That is why we are going to talk about a one of the specific Gurudwara which is of great religious importance and gives us a true message which Sikh gurus always gave us that all religions are same and the path to meet the God is same for everyone. There is no discrimination in that thing. Whether someone is Sikh or a Muslim or rich or poor the path to God is the same for everyone.
So let’s start to the tour with secret Gurudwara Near Amritsar city.
Gurudwara Mata Kaulan Sahib
This gurudwara is of great importance in Sikh religion. The importance of every Gurudwara is same in the Sikh religion. That is the beauty of the Sikh religion. There is no discrimination on any basis. Gurudwara Mata Kaulan sahib is also known as Gurudwara Kaulsar sahib. Gurudwara Kaulan sahib is a sacred Sikh place and it is located on the west part of Gurudwara Baba Atal which is also in Amritsar and it is also very near to the main Gurudwara which is the Golden Temple in Amritsar.
It is a wonderful place and so many Sikh followers and people from other religions visit this place to set their inner self at peace. The Gurudwara is blessed with the blessing of Shri Guru Hargobind Singh Ji, the sixth guru of Sikh religion and also known as ‘Bandi chor’. Peace is eternal and that is what Sikh religion teaches us. We are humans and we have split from our true self in this world and only and only true Guru’s name can save us.
Importance of this gurudwara is so significant
Every Gurudwara is blessed with the blessings if Gurus and there is some background story related to every Gurudwara and this story is kind of teaching to us.
There is also story related to lithe few of Mata Kaulan Ji. She was not a Sikh women in her early years. But as always Gurus teach us that no one can separate the true lover of Guru from true Sikh eventually mata kaulan rested in the company of Shri Guru Hargobind Ji.
She was abducted by Muslim kazi and she was tortured a lot. There was no respite for her. Mata kaulan ji was sent to Miya Mir for education and he took her to true guru. After that true Guru, Shri Guru Hargobind Singh Ji never abandoned her and she remained in Darbar Sahib and chose to follow the true path of Guru. Kaulsar sahib excavation was started in 1624 and got completed in 1627.
There is a holy pool next to Gurudwara Mata Kaulan sahib which is known as kaulsar sarovar(tank). Kaulsar is the one of the holy sarvorars(tanks) in Sikh religion. That describes the importance of this place.
Guru sahib himself told his followers to take a dip in kaulsar sarovar before taking a dip in Harmindar sahib. This shows the immense importance of this pool and gurudwara or we can say holy place.
Teaching to us
We are just small beings and we should just follow the orders of true Guru and keep attached with the true Guru. Never ever dream of detaching from Guru. True guru fulfill all your wishes and that is what Mata Kaulan Ji’s life history teaches us.
Transportation availability to reach: In there, almost all major source of transport is available from where you can reach there. You reach here by private auto- rikshaw or you can hire a cab in Amritsar to reach there.
So when you visit in Amritsar you can visit this Gurudwara near Amritsar.