During his travels Guru Nanak stopped here at the middle of the Nathpanthi Yogis. Many people gathered to meet and hear the Guru and this caused jealousy among the Yogis that they were being ignored.
Their leader Yogi Bhangar Nath had a long religious debate in which Guru Nanak argued that asceticism and renunciation were not the ways to reach God. Guru Nanak said that the yogis were hypocrites because outwardly they renounced the world yet they would go to people's houses to beg for food.
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Address: Heart of Jalandhar City
Location: North India
Type of Construction: Ancient
Type of Building: Temple
Dedicated To: Goddess Durga
Importance: There is a temple of shakti pith which is one of the 51 shaktipithas which is know as Tripurmalini. Devi's right breast fell here.
Famous For An old temple of goddess Kali also stands by the side of the Devi Talab.
Festival Hariballabh Sangeet Sammelan
Best Time: December
Accomodation: Accom... read more