आखिर क्या है करतारपुर कॉरिडोर? इससे भारत-पाक को क्या फायदा होगा?जानिए

आखिर क्या है करतारपुर कॉरिडोर? इससे भारत-पाक को क्या फायदा होगा?जानिए

Recently you would have heard about the Kartarpur corridor, but did you know what it is? Where is it located? And where is it being opened and why? After all, why is this in the discussion at this time?

What is Kartarpur Sahib?

Kartarpur Sahib is the holy pilgrimage site of the Sikhs. This was the residence of the first Guru, Guru Nanak Dev Ji and he died here. Later in his memory, a gurdwara was built here.

According to historians, Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism, came to Kartarpur in the year 1522. He had spent the last 17-18 years of his life here. On September 22, 1539, Gurunanak ji took a last breath in this gurus.

Where is Kartarpur Sahib situated?

Kartarpur Sahib is located in Narowal district of Pakistan. It is located three to four kilometers from Dera Baba Nanak in Gurdaspur district of Punjab and 120 km from Lahore is far.

What is Kartarpur Sahib Corridor?

In India, about 2 kilometer corridor or corridor will be constructed from Dera Baba Nanak in Punjab to the International Border, while Pakistan will also construct two kilometer corridor from the border to the Guruvayur in Narowal district. This has been called Kartarpur Sahib Corridor.

Why is it Kartarpur Sahib corridor special?

Kartarpur Sahib is considered to be the first gurudwara, whose foundation was laid by Guru Nanak Dev Ji and here he had spent the last years of his life. However later it was flowing due to flood in Ravi river. This was followed by the present gurudwara Maharaja Ranjit Singh.

How have the pilgrims of India come here?

At the time of Partition of Indo-Paki, this Gurdwara had gone to Pakistan, therefore the citizens of India need Visa to visit Kartarpur Sahib. Those who can not go to Pakistan, they appear in the Indian border with the help of binoculars in Gurdwara Shaheed Baba Siddha San Randhawa located at Dera Baba Nanak.

This gurdwara is clearly visible from India's border. In Pakistan, the government takes care of the fact that the grass does not accumulate around this gurus and hence it keeps cutting around so that it can be viewed better from India and there is no problem for the devotees.

Now let's see why this corridor is being opened?

With the formation of the corridor, people of the Sikh community will be able to easily see their waiting for years will end now. To celebrate the 550th light festival next year, the Kartarpur Corridor has been cleared by both the governments of India and Pakistan and its foundation stone has also been made.

What will be the benefit of India and Pakistan?

With the construction of Kartarpur Corridor, pilgrims will be able to visit the Visa Gurdwara without seeing them. For this, they only have to take tickets and visit and return to India till evening. About four to four and a half months the goal of this corridor has been made.

This will be the first time that people without a stoppage cross the border. At the same time tourism in Pakistan and Punjab will also go a long way, it is being said that due to the arrival of the passengers there will also be an increase in the prices of nearby property.