Historical Gurdwaras of Punjab
Guru Gobind Singh

News of the Family
Gurdwara Raikot, Dist. Ludhiana

After leaving Muslim brothers Ghani Khan and Nabi Khan Guru Gobind Singh was received warmly by a wealthy landlord and devotee Rai Kalha. Here at Raikot Guru Gobind Singh stayed in hiding for a number of days. Guru Gobind Singh requested Rai Khala to send a messenger to Sirhind to find out about the whereabouts of his family which had been separated from him during their crossing of the river Sarsa. Rai Kalha reported the tragic story of the execution and martyrdom of the Gurus two younger sons and how his mother Mata Gujri had also passed away. Guru Gobind Singh exclaimed that his sons were the gift of Almighty God and had gone back to Him.