Lake is primarily a Holy place for Tibetan Buddhist pilgrims. There
are two Tibetan monasteries and one Bhutanese monastery here. But
it is also is a pilgrimage centre for Hindus, Buddhists and Sikhs.
It was from here the great Indian Tantric Master Padmasambhava spread
his teachings. It was under this great Spiritual Beacon that the
Mahayana Buddhism spread over Tibet. The Tibetans call Him Guru
But also a Hindu, the Sage Lomas, did penance here in order to
Finally the great Sikh warrior Guru Gobind Singh has stayed here
for one month to meditate on his war strategy against the Mughal
ruler Aurangzeb. So here in Rewalsar you will also find a Sikh
temple, a Gurudwara from 1930.