Baba Bakala, Amritsar


Bakala is the place where Guru Tegh Bahadur, the Ninth Guru grew up and spent over two decades meditating till it was revealed that he was the Baba (holy man) of Bakala. The Gurudwara complex comprises an octagonal, eight-storied tower which marks the cell where Guru Tegh Bahadur used to meditate and the Darbar Sahib where he was anointed Guru.

Local Transport

Prepaid taxis, taxis and auto rikshaws are available for local transportation.

How to reach

Nearest airport is Sri Guru Ram Das International Airport. Nearest railway station is Amritsar which is connected to all major stations in India. It is well connected by road network to other cities.

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