Talwandi Sabo

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Talwandi Sabo
city
Talwandi Sabo is located in Punjab
Talwandi Sabo
Talwandi Sabo
Talwandi Sabo is located in India
Talwandi Sabo
Talwandi Sabo
Location in Punjab, India
Coordinates: 29°59′18″N 75°04′43″E / 29.988268°N 75.078678°E / 29.988268; 75.078678Coordinates: 29°59′18″N 75°04′43″E / 29.988268°N 75.078678°E / 29.988268; 75.078678
Country  India
State Punjab
District Bathinda
Population (2011[1])
 • Total 20,589
Languages
 • Official Punjabi (Gurmukhi)
 • Regional Punjabi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Nearest city Bathinda

Talwandi Sabo is a town and Municipal Council in Bathinda district, Punjab, India. It is world famous for being one of the five Takhts of Sikhism (Sikh Religious Places), Takht Sri Damdama Sahib. It's famous for it's Baisakhi Mela (Fair), which is celebrated on Apri 13th and attracts tens of lakhs of visitors, every year.

Demographics[edit]

Talwandi Sabo consists of 13 wards and as of 2011 it has a total population of 20,589[2] with 11,062 males and 9,527 females.[1]

Gurdwaras at Takht Sri Damdama Sahib[edit]

  • Takht Sri Damdama Sahib
  • Gurdwara Manji Sahib Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur
  • Gurdwara Manji Sahib Padshahi Nauvin and Dasvin
  • Gurdwara Likhansar Sahib
  • Gurdwara Jandsar Sahib
  • Gurdwara Mahallsar Sahib
  • Gurdwara Sri Nanaksar Sahib
  • Gurdwara Damdama Sahib Padshahi Dasvin
  • Gurdwara Mata Sundar Kaur and Sahib Kaur ji
  • Gurdwara Baba Bir Singh Baba Dhir Singh Ji
  • Gurdwara Bunga Mastuana Sahib
  • Bhora Saheed Baba Deep Singh JI
  • burj Daba Deep Singh ji

Gurudwara Dag Sar Sahib

Universities/Colleges in Talwandi Sabo[edit]

  • Akal University
  • Guru Kashi Gurmat Institute
  • Guru Kashi College of Sikh Studies
  • Yadavindra college of Engineering
  • Guru Kashi University
  • GGS Polytechnic College
  • GGS College of Education
  • GGS College of Nursing
  • University School of Business Study, Guru kashi Punjabi University Campus
  • Mata Sahib Kaur ji Girls College
  • Guru Kashi College Established in 1960
  • akal academy university

Schools in Talwandi Sabo[edit]

akal academy

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "census 2011". Retrieved 3 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Citypopulation.de". Retrieved 3 January 2016.