Takhts are the Seat of Temporal Authority of Sikhism and there are only 5 Takhts constructed in all over India. There is a famous Takht called Takt Sri Damdama Sahib located in Bathinda city of Punjab State in India. Takt Sri Damdama Sahib in Punjab is located just only 29 kms far from the main city Bathinda and it takes around 35 minutes to reach the holy Takt by catching any private vehicles or using Public Transport.
Takt Sri Darbar Sahib Damdama Sahib is one of the five Takhts constructed across the country. Takhts are described as the Holy Seat of Temporal Authority of Sikhism and that's why they are visited by tourists with lots of devotion. This Takht Sri Damdama Sahib is located in Bathinda which holds a great history behind it. Takht Sri Damdama Sahib is the place where Guru Gobind Singh, the tenth Sikh Guru who prepared the full version of the Sikh scriptures called Sri Guru Granth Sahib during 1705. He stayed here after the Sikhs fought several defensive battles.
The name Damdama literally means 'breathing place'. This Takht Sri Darbar Sahib Damdama Sahib is properly located in the Talwandi Sabo in Bathinda of Punjab State in India. This Talwandi Sabo place is locally called Guru Ki Kashi because Guru Gobind Singh before leaving to visit Sikh Sangats in the Deccan, he blessed Talwandi Sabo as Guru Ki Kashi. Later it was more popularized as Damdama Sahib when it became one of the Five Temporal Takhts of Sikhism. The construction and the architecture of the Takht completely resembles the Sikh style of Architecture which is why till today it attracts as many as tourists as possible.
Takht Sri Darbar Sahib Damdama Sahib can be visited during timings 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM. Every Sunday huge crowd of devotees rush into Takt as on this day around 12:00 PM, there is Amrit Sanchar Hunda held here and many people come here for treatment of different health issues who are supported and treated under the Damdama Sahib Trust. There is an accessibility of wheel chair too for people who cannot step out. Every year during Guru Nanak Jayanthi huge crowd of tourists gather here.