Hemkund Sahib closes on 10th Oct 2015 (11th Oct 2015) : Hemkund Sahib is a revered place for sikh community. The place is located in district Chamoli of Uttarakhand state of India. Guru Govind Singh found this place in his dreams. Pt. Tara Singh saw the lake and mentioned this in his “Guru Teerath Sangrah”. In 1933, Havildar Soahn Singh visited this lake and upon reaching the lake he immediately shouted “This is the lake referred to by Guru Govind Singh”. This year the shrine opened on 1st June 2015 and closed on 10th October 2015. At the closing ceremony on 10th October, around 2,000 devotees were present.
Back to the main news page
|For videos please click below.|
|The Char Dhams of Uttarakhand|