Boparai Kalan

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Boparai Kalan is a village of Punjab in the district of Ludhiana, India. The main Jat clan is Deol. Boparai kalan is known as a NRI village.

It is located near Sadhar and Mullanpur in Ludhiana District. It was the headquarters of Damdami Taksal activities at the times of Sant Sundar Singh Ji and Sant Gurbachan Singh Ji Bhindrawala.

The village Gurudwara Sahib was built by Sant Sundar Singh Ji[who?] himself and till date has produced countless number of Sikh Preachers including Jathadars of Akal Thakat.

Boparai Kalan is among the famous villages of Punjab.[citation needed] It is located near Sudhar and is 8 km away from Mullanpur and 15 km from Jagraon (Ludhiana-Ferozpur Road). This village is famous in sikh world as Sant Sunder Singh ji Bhindrawala (11th head of Damdami Taksal and Banee Bhindraan Sampardia) went to Sachkhand from this place. At the times of Sant Sundar Singh Ji Bhindrawale and Sant Gurbachan Singh Ji Bhindrawale, Boparai Kalan was the center of Damdami Taksal activities. Gurudwara Sachkhand was built by Brahm Gianni Sant Sundar Singh Ji and acting as a school for religious studies, till date it has produced countless number of Granthis, Katha Vachak and religious preachers as well as the Takhat Jathedars. Boparai Kalan is among the leading villages in the field of education as well. It has produced a number of Doctors, Engineers, Teachers and Sports figures. The village population is about 8000. Along with Schools, Ayurvedic Dispensary, Veterinary Hospital, it has 25 beds Sant Sundar Singh Memorial Hospital. The village has modern high tech funeral home which has 4 body storage units serving the whole area. Recently water works system is completed, which will supply water purified by RO technology to every house of the village. Village NRIs are living in every corner of the world and are playing a major role in the development of the village.

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