Sri Nanaksar Gurudwara is
situated in Ludhiana District, about 3 kms from
the town of Jagraon along the road from Ludhiana
to Moga and Ferozepur. Sri Nanaksar made its sacred
beginning nearly a hundred years ago, as a humble
hut (Kutia) in the thick of a jungle
and the presence of a holy Saint Baba Nand Singh
ji, a legend of the spiritual world of the Sikh
community. His worthy successors-Baba Ishar Singh
ji and Baba Sadhu Singh ji carried forward the
spiritual legacy of Baba Nand Singh ji and gave
peace of mind and solace to millions of devotees
for over ten decades. Today, Sri Nanaksar has
sprawling institutional and residential complex,
a divine sarovar that was completed by Baba Ishar
Singh ji in a record time of twenty eight days.
Baba Sadhu Singh ji established another institution
named as Baba Nand Singh Ishar Singh Charitable
Hospital and a magnificent modern Diwan Hall capable
of accommodating nearly ten thousand sangat at
a time. The earth, the air, the trees of Sri Nanaksar
are hallowed by the living spirit of the holy
saints, Baba Nand Singh ji and Baba Ishar Singh
ji. The grace of Guru is experienced by every
visitor to the Gurudwara. There is no tradition
for the preparation for the Langar here but the
devotees whether a few hundred or few thousands
or a few lakhs, never go back without food.
The sacred sound of Gurbani, perpetually emanating
from the Sachkhand hall instill an aura of divine
purity. Here lives still, one of the most venerable
livings saints of the time, Baba Sadhu Singh ji
who has served both the holy saints as their Mukh
Sewadar. His frails lips over ninety six year
old still keep churning out the blessings of holiest
elixir "Wahe Guru",
every moment of the day, every moment of the night,
for every devotee coming to him.
Baba Sadhu Singh ji has got blessings of Baba
Nand Singh Ji and Baba Ishar Singh Ji in his life.
That was the great time when he was entrusted
the spiritual responsibility and headship of Sri
Nanaksar Samprada. Since then Baba Sadhu Singh
ji has devoted all his life for the flourishing
of Sri Nanaksar.
Baba Sadhu Singh ji has a divine personality whose
aim is to carry the spritual glory of Nanaksar
to its heights.
Even at this stage when he is going to complete
one century of his life, he is still active to
serve Sri Nanaksar. He is such a kind of personality
that people feel attracted to sit near him.
Today Sri Nanaksar is known all over the world
for its spiritual uniqueness. Sri Nanaksar is
a center of spreading thoughts of “Gurbani”.
There is “ Shri Baba Nand Singh Ishar Singh
ji Charitable Hospital” at Sri Nanaksar
Kaleran. Baba Sadhu Singh Ji has done all this
keeping in view the welfare of humanity. The hospital
has a multi story building giving facility for
operation and other treatments. Patients become
perfectly all right with the blessings of God.
“Amrit Parchar Ceremony”
is held from time to time. Baba Sadhu Singh Ji
gives updesh. He advises the people to do simran
and sewa because these are the two wings of devotee’s
In the history of Sri Nanaksar
the continuous service being done by Baba Sadhu
Singh Ji has increased the popularity of Sri Nanaksar.
Baba Lakha Singh Ji stands closest
associate to Baba Sadhu Singh Ji. He always remains
in the active service of Baba Sadhu Singh Ji.
Baba Lakha Singh Ji is a untired spiritual personality
dedicated to carry out charitable works for the
welfare of humanity. He never lets any chance
to go for doing sewa of sangat.
He possesses firm determination
and an insight for the completion of various projects
being done by Baba Nand Singh Baba Ishar Singh
Ji Charitable Trust, being a chairman of the same
Some times there comes worldly
problems but because of politeness and honesty
every work is completed with success.
There is no time for rest in
Baba Lakha Singh Ji has special
interest for the publication of religious literature.
He has published in 4 volumes the holy lectures
of Baba Ishar Singh ji given on different times
at different places. The audio recording of those
times has been given the shape of written words
by late Col. Wakil Singh. Baba Lakha Singh got
printed these 4 volumes under the title Amuleek
Bachan Part –I,II,III,IV.
The second edition of these 4 volumes is being
released shortly. Chetan Singh (Deputy Director
Punjab Languages Department) is busy for proof
reading & printing of these books. The Vth
volume of Amuleek Bacham will be released for
the first time on the occasion of Barsee Samagam
of Baba Ishhar Singh Ji in October 2005.