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Sarbans Danee : Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji

Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji (1666-1708) the Tenth Master of the Sikhs, reverently known as 'Sarbans Danee' i.e. a person who sacrificed his 'sarbans' (whole family) for helping the oppressed and protecting a person's right to profess the religion of his own choice. He was born the only son of Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib and Mata Gujri Ji on Poh Sudi 7 (23 Poh) Saturday, 1723 Bikrimi i.e. 22 December 1666 at Patna Sahib,

Bihar. 

An Unprecedented Martyrdom: Sahibzada Zorawar Singh Ji and Sahibzada Fateh Singh Ji

The martyrdom of Sahibzada Zorawar Singh Ji and Sahibzada Fateh Singh Ji, the two younger sons of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji, the Tenth Master of the Sikhs, born to Mata Jito Ji, which took place on December 12, 1705 is an unprecedented event and a major

Life & teaching of bhagat Beni ji

Bhagat Beni Ji is deeply respected by the Sikhs because he is among the 15 bhagats whose hymns Sri Guru Arjan Dev Ji included in the Holy Scripture the Adi Granth Sahib compiled by him . 

ਸ੍ਰੀ ਗੁਰੂ ਨਾਨਕ ਦੇਵ ਜੀ ਦਾ ਬਹੁ-ਪੱਖੀ ਯੋਗਦਾਨ

ਸ੍ਰੀ ਗੁਰੂ ਨਾਨਕ ਦੇਵ ਜੀ,ਸਿੱਖ ਧਰਮ ਦੇ ਬਾਨੀ, ਸੰਸਾਰ ਵਿੱਚੋਂ ਹਨੇਰਾ ਦੂਰ ਕਰ ਕੇ ਚਾਨਣ ਫੈਲਾਉਣ ਵਾਲੇ ਪੈਗੰਬਰ ਦਾ ਜਨਮ 1469 ਈ. ਵਿਚ ਦੇਸੀ ਮਹੀਨੇ ਕੱਤਕ ਦੀ ਪੂਰਨਮਾ੍ਹੀ ਨੂੰ ਬੇਦੀ ਖੱਤਰੀ ਮਹਿਤਾ ਕਾਲੂ ਜੀ ਦੇ ਘਰ ਮਾਤਾ ਤਰਿਪਤਾ ਜੀ ਦੀ ਕੁੱਖੋਂ ਰਾਇ ਭੋਇ ਦੀ ਤਲਵੰਡੀ,ਜਿਲ੍ਹਾ ਸ਼ਖੂਪੁਰਾ ਜੋ ਕਿ ਲਾਹੌਰ ਤੋਂ ਦੱਖਣ-ਪੱਛਮ ਵੱਲ ਤਕਰੀਬਨ 75 ਕਿਲੋਮੀਟਰ ਦੀ ਦੂਰੀ ‘ਤੇ ਹੁਣ ਪਾਕਿਸਤਾਨ ਵਿਚ ਸਥਿਤ ਹੈ, ਵਿਖੇ ਹੋਇਆ| ਮਹਿਤਾ ਕਾਲੂ ਜੀ ਪਟਵਾਰੀ ਦੀ ਉ-ੱਚ ਪਦਵੀ ਤੇ ਸਨ|c

Paying Obeisance to Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji: A Prophet and a Great Social Reformer on His 551st Birth Anniversary (November 30, 2020)

Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji was a great social reformer. He has forbidden observance of Saradhs and Sootak Paatak. The tradition of holding saradhs among the Hindus has been in existence since times immemorial which are held in the memory of the deceased pitters (ancestors) every year in the month of Asu,

BABA DIP SINGH JI SHAHID: A GREAT LIBERATOR OF RELIGIOUS PLACES

   Holding a Khanda (double-edged sword) in his right hand and his severed head in his left hand Baba Dip Singh Ji (1682-1757) sacrified his life fighting against oppression for the liberation of Sri Harimandar Sahib, Amritsar. 

486TH BIRTH ANNIVERSARY OF SRI GURU RAM DAS JI WAS CELEBRATED ON NOVEMBER 2,2020

 Sri Guru Ram Das Ji (1534-1581) the Fourth Guru or spiritual mentor of the Sikhs was born on 25 Assuu Sammat 1591 i.e. 24 September 1534 in his ancestral place Chuna Mandi area, Lahore (now in Pakistan).

Leprosy treatment tradition by Sikh Guru Sahiban

 Leprosy which is also called Hansen’s disease is a chronic and infectious disease that causes skin lesions and nerve damage. It mainly affects nerves,  skin, eyes, the lining of the nose, and peripheral nerves. With early diagnosis and treatment, this disease can be cured. But still in several countries including economically advanced countries like the USA lepers still exist. 

Bhai Ghanaiya Ji : Humanitarian and Benevolent Sikh (1648-1718)Founder of Sevapanthi Sect

Bhai Ghanaiya Ji : Humanitarian  and Benevolent Sikh (1648-1718)Founder of Sevapanthi Sect(302nd Anniversary of His Akal  Chalana on Sept. 20,2020)* 

SARADHS ARE FORBIDDEN IN SIKH RELIGION

 Saradhs also called sharadhs are forbidden in Sikh religion whereas in  Hindu religion saradhs are held in memory of the deceased ancestors every year in the month of Asu, the seventh desi month which corresponds to the month of September.

Shaheed Jai Singh Khalkat's skin was peeled of by the Mughal ruler

        The blood stained, pages of the 18th century Sikh history is replete with a series of gruesome tortures inflected upon the Sikhs by Afghan and Mughal rulers and their touts. s

SHAHEED BHAI TAROO SINGH JI

         This year i.e. 2020 Shaheed Bhai Taroo Singh Ji's martyrdom day is being observed on July 16 all over the world. This gruesome incident took place 275 years ago. 

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