Category archive: 09-Guru Tegh Bahadur

Sweet Sloks of Guru Teg Bahadur

Written by SS Shanti Kaur Khalsa, Española, NM Courtesy of the SDI Ministry In the month of Vaisakh we celebrate the birth of the 9th Sikh Guru—Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib. His life is an epic story of bravery and fearlessness, devotion and meditation, and ultimately the sacrifice of his own life for freedom of religion.[1] 
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A Brief History of Takht Sri Harmandir Sahib

According to historians almost two thousand years after the Buddha, Guru Nanak visited Patliputra during his first journey to the East in the beginning of 16th century. There were 64 gates and 670 towers protected by moat and wooden walls. Guru Nanak entered Patna through the western gate and stayed at Bhagat Jaitamal's House which
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Guru Teg Bahadar and the Nine Worldly and Spiritual Treasures

Guru Teg Bahadar Ji embodied the essence of total sacrifice and service for the good of others. He gave his head so that others could practice their faith and be true to themselves. Guru Gobind Singh's love and reverence for his father can be found throughout his many writings. In the first stanza
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Guru Tegh Bahadur

Guru Tegh Bahadur was born in Amritsar, India, on April 18, 1621. The name Tegh Bahadur, means mighty of the sword and was given by his father, Guru Hargobind, after showing unimaginable valor in a the battle of Kartarpur against the Mughals. As a child, Guru Tegh Bahadur was trained in the martial-arts of archery, horsemanship, and swordsmanship. He learned
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Remembering Guru Teg Bahadur’s Sacrifice

There are many examples through history of people who gave their lives to defend their religious beliefs. But Guru Teg Bahadur sacrificed his life to defend the right of the followers of other religions to practice their religious beliefs. Just a few years before Guru Teg Bahadur was given the throne of Guru, Moghul
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