Historical Gurdwaras of Punjab
Guru Tegh Bahadur

Birthplace
Gurdwara Guru Ka Mahl, Dist. Amritsar

This was the birthplace of Guru Hargobind's sons Guru Tegh Bahadur born here in 1621 and his brother Baba Atal Rai (1630). Guru Hargobind lived here for some time and was also married in this house. Guru Arjan was married here and was also installed as Guru here in 1581. This was the home of Guru Ram Das and his family. Guru Ram Das founded the city of Ramdaspur (modern day Amritsar) and started the excavation of the 'pool of nectar' called Amritsar.