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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. 

Paying Obeisance to Sri Guru Har Krishan Sahib

Sri Guru Har Krishan Sahib (1656-1664) the eighth Guru or prophet teacher of the Sikhs was the younger son of Sri Guru Har Rai Sahib (1630-1661) the seventh Guru of the Sikhs and Mata Sulakkhani Ji.

BABA BANDA SINGH BAHADUR JI

Baba Banda Singh Bahadur Ji (1670-1716), a brave Sikh warrior and founder of the Sikh Rule in Punjab was born on October 27, 1670 at Rajauri in Punchh District of Jammu and Kashmir. His early name wasLachhman Dev. 

Remembering Bhagat Kabir Ji A Revolutionary Saint Poet on His 622nd Birth Anniversary (June 5, 2020)

      Bhagat Kabir Ji's full name was Kabir Das. 'Kabir' in Arabic language means 'great` and the word 'dasa' in Sanskrit language means a slave or a servant. He is one of the medieval Indian Saints of Bhakti and Sufi movements whose compositions Sri Guru Arjan Dev Ji included in Adi Granth Sahib.

BABA BANDA SINGH BAHADUR JI: THE FOUNDER OF SIKH RULE ON HIS 304TH MARTYRDOM ANNIVERSARY

Baba Banda Singh Bahadur Ji (1670-1716), a brave Sikh warrior and founder of the Sikh Rule in Punjab was born on October 27, 1670 at Rajauri in Punchh District of Jammu and Kashmir. 

YATRA OF GURDWARA SRI HEMKUNT SAHIB: THE CHERISHED DREAM OF ALL THE SIKHS

 Every year lacs and lacs of Sikh pilgrims pay their obeisance at Gurdwara Sri Hemkunt Sahib which is situated in the Himalayas in the Chamoli District of Uttarakhand State of India at a height of about 15,210 feet above the sea level. Hemkunt means ‘Receptacle of Ice’.

Guru Amar Dass Ji: A Great Liberator of Women on his 541st Birth ANNIVERSARY

Sri Guru Amar Das Ji was born on Baisakh Sudi 14, 1636 Bikrami i.e. May 5, 1479 at Basarke Gillan village, which is about 13 kms. south-west from Amritsar, in district Amritsar, Punjab. 

Basant Panchami : A Socio Religious Festival

Basant Panchmi a common festival of all religious groups related with spring season is celebrated all over India, every year, on Panchmi i.e. the fifth day of the bright half of the lunar month of Magha, the eleventh month of the Bikrimi year.

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