This book, the result of an in-depth research study, brings to the fore the importance of the gurdwaras of Delhi and their compelling historical and socio-cultural background. It attempts to thread together the relevant information considered necessary to rightly understand the importance of these shrines for the followers of Shikhim. Historical Gurdwaras of Delhi reveals many intriguing legends and stories associated with the making of each of these shrines that stand as reminders of the sturggles faced by the gurus in upholding their faith. The author, M.K. Pal, is a noted art historian and a distinguished scholar in arts, crafts and socio-cultural studies.