People of Chandigarh are secular in nature. They believe in celebrating almost all the festivals with proper rites and rituals. Some of the famous religious places in and around Chandigarh are 'Mansa Devi Temple', 'Saketri Temple', 'Gurudwara Nada Sahib', 'Gurudwara Baoli Sahib', 'Jama Masjid', etc...
We will brief you on the following pilgrimage destinations in Chandigarh:
Baoli Sahib Gurdwara :
Gurdwara Baoli Sahib in Chandigarh, India is a very famous shrine. Devotees come from all over the country to visit this religious place. Chandigarh Baoli Sahib Gurudwara has a lot of religious significance for Sikhs. People are of the belief that there was a descendant of Baba Gurditta Ji, who resided in the Dhakauli village near Zirakpur. He meditated for many years at this place. On having heard about this great devotee, the tenth Guru of Sikhs, as in Guru Gobind Singhji visited this village. This village is about 10 kms away from Chandigarh, situated on the Zirakpur-Kalka highway. This great worshipper made a request to the Guru to restore the water supply and quench the thirst of people of this area. It is believed that the Guru shot an arrow into the ground and a baoli (shallow well) sprang from there.