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Special train leaves for Varanasi to celebrate Guru Ravidass's birthday

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  Jalandhar, February 22, 2013
First Published: 17:51 IST(22/2/2013) | Last Updated: 18:22 IST(22/2/2013)

Hundreds of followers boarded a special train, Begampura Express, at the city railway station to reach the birth place of Guru Ravidass at Seer Gowardhanpur, Varanasi.

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The followers who have boarded the train from Jalandhar are followers of Dera Sachkhand Ballan and will participate in the celebrations of Guru Ravidass's 636th birth anniversary on Monday.

The train is expected to reach Varanasi at 8 am tomorrow and will start its return journey at 6.30 pm on Tuesday (February 26) .

There was tight security at the railway station to avoid any untoward incident.

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