Nanded Gurudwara

GURUDWARA - Takhat Sachkhand Shri Hazur Abchalnagar Sahib is the main Gurudwara of Nanded and is one of the four High seats of Authority of the sikhs. This is the place where Shri GuruGobind Singhji breathed his last.The Gurudwara is situated in Nanded Town. The Gurudwara was built by Maharaja Ranjit Singhji, The great Ruler of Punjab between 1830 to 1839 A.D. Inside the Gurudwara, which contains the mortal remains of the 10th Guru, there are exhibited a number of weapons of various kinds.

MAHUR -A pilgrim Centre of great significance. It is considered to be one of the Shaktipith of Maharashtra. The temple of Goddess Renuka Devi is situated on a hillock abounding in natural beauty at a distance of about 2.415 km. from the village of Mahur. The temple is said to have been constructed by a Yadava king of Devgiri about eight ot nine hundred years ago. On the day of Dasara every year a very big fair is held in honour of Renukadevi.

MASJID OF BILOLI- The Masjid known as the Hazrat Nawab Sarfaraz Khan Sahid Masjid is said to have been constructed about 330 years back. Sarfaraz Khan was an officer in the army of Aurangzeb. The Masjid is constructed in stone. There are four minarets on the southern side which collapsed When it was hit by a lightening in 1960. The one on the north has eight chains. Below the chains is a figure in the shape of a bell. To the north-west corner of the masjid is a barrow (a well square in shape). Masjid is situated in Biloli Town.

How to Reach Nanded :-

Nanded City is connected to other major cities in India by Air,Road and Railways. It is at a distance of 650 km from Mumbai. It is near about equidistance from some important cities like Aurangabad, Hydrabad, Solapur and Nagpur. It is having direct connectivity by Train from Mumbai, Pune, Banglore, Delhi, Amritsar, Bhopal, Indor, Agra, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Ajmer, Aurangabad and Nashik. From Mumbai to Nanded the journey is overnight. It takes nearly 30 hrs. to reach Nanded from Delhi by a direct train. After an exact one day of traveling one can reach here from Banglore.

Hyderabad is the nearest city at distance of 270kms. Considering development of the city; the national airport authority has approved a plan for expansion of the airport. Coming to Nanded by bus of State Transport or by private Travels is also very convenient because of large frequencies of buses. The central bus stand and Railway Station are at the heart of city. One can conveniently go to any part of the city by shared Auto Rikshaws and also by City Buses. Lodging facility is fairly good here. Tourist places around Nanded like Aundha Nagnath, Parli Viajnath, Mahur, Basar, Matasaab, Shikarghat, Sahasrtakund, Jamboolbet, Kedarguda, Kandhar can be easily approached by State Transport buses as well as private travels starting from Kalamandir or taxi also can be hired. In this section we are providing the necessary information of all these places and exact destination so one should enjoy visit to Nanded.