Gurudwara Satkartaria Sahib - Batala
In the Middle of Batala town, Distt Gurdaspur.
Associated with :
Guru Hargobind Singh Ji
• GURUDWARA SHRI SATKARTARIA SAHIB Situated in the Middle of Batala town of Gurdaspur Distt. This Gurdwara is situated 38 Km from Amritsar City and 69 km from Pathankot City in Batala Town, District Gurdaspur, Punjab.
This Gurdwara is in the memory of the marriage ceremony of Baba Gurditta Ji, the eldest son of Sixth Sikh Guru, Shri Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji, in 1624. Baba Gurditta Ji got married with Bibi Ananti Ji (Nihal Kaur), daughter of Bhai Rama Ji, a Shareen Khatri of Batala. When Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji visited this place he was accompanied by his whole family, Baba Buddha Ji, Bhai Gurdas Ji, Baba Datu Ji, Bhai Mohri Ji, Bhal Krishan Chand Ji (Maternal Grandfather of Guru Ji), Baba Dawara Ji (Father-in-law of Gurur Ji), Bhai Saain Das Ji (Brother-in-law of Guru Ji), Bibi Veero Ji (Daughter of Guru Ji) and many other followers.
• Gurudwara Satkartarian marks the site where the wedding party of Baba Gurditta is believed to have halted. The shrine is affiliated to the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee and is managed by the local committee of Gurdwara Dehra Sahib. The Gurdwara is a high-ceilinged hall, with a twostoreyed sanctum in the middle and a gallery at first floor level. Above the sanctum are two storeys of square pavilions topped by a dome. The Guru Granth Sahib is temporarily seated in an old small room near by.
• GURU HARGOBIND SAHIB JI came at this place for his son Baba Gurditta Ji's marriage with Bibi Ananti ji daughter of Bhai Rama ji. Along with GURU HARGOBIND SAHIB JI was BABA BUDHA JI, BHAI GURDAS JI, BHAI DAATU JI, BHAI MOHRI JI, BHAI KRISHAN CHAND JI(GURU HARGOBIND SAHIB JI's Nana Ji) BABA DWARA JI (GURU HARGOBIND SAHIB JI's Sahura Sahib) and BIBI VEERO JI came to this place.