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Visit Dera Baba Banda

A major pilgrimage centre for Sikhs, Dera Baba Banda attracts visitors of different religions as well. The 300 year old complex has a Gurudwara, built by Guru Gobind Singh's favourite 'Saint-soldier' Baba Banda Bairaagi on the banks of river Chenab. Some of its main attractions include:
 

A major pilgrimage centre for Sikhs, Dera Baba Banda attracts visitors of different religions as well. The 300 year old complex has a Gurudwara, built by Guru Gobind Singh's favourite 'Saint-soldier' Baba Banda Bairaagi on the banks of river Chenab. Some of its main attractions include:
 

  • ashes of Banda Bahadur,
  • an arrow given by Guru Gobind Singh and
  • a huge sword used by Banda during wars.

Every year an average of 30,000 devotees from all over northern India, visit this place especially on the occasion of Vaishakhi's three day fair.

Few points to keep in mind before visiting Dera Baba Banda:
  • It is located about 25 km away from Katra.
  • Its entry is free.
  • It is open daily from 5:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.


 

Timing

All days of the week 5:00 AM - 12:00 PM 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM

PREFFERED BY

God Lovers ,Experience Seekers

TIME SPENT

2 hours

ENTRY FEE

No Entry fee

Quick Info

  • Attractions

    Pilgrim
  • Altitude

    754 m
  • STD Code

    01991
  • Best Season

    Mar - Nov
  • State/Code

    /182301
  • LANGUAGES

    Hindi, Urdu, Kashmiri