Sikh Calendar Highlights
November 14: Month of ਮੱਘਰ Maghar
Death of Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib, ninth Sikh guru, commemorated. Guru Tegh Bahadur lived 1621-1675; guru 1664-1675. He was martyred with Mati Das, Sati Das and Dyaal Das.
✼ Accession of Guru Gobind Singh Sahib, tenth Sikh guru, commemorated. Guru Gobind Singh lived 1666-1708 and was Guru 1675-1708.
Birth of Sahibzada Zarovar Singh (1696)
Baba Gurbakhsh Singh.
After Guru Gobind’s death, Madhoda Bairagi, a hermit from Nanded, whom the Guru baptized as Gurbaksh Singh, commonly known as Banda Singh Bahadur, besieged Punjab. After capturing the cities of Samana and Sandhaura, he moved towards Sirhind, defeated the Mughal forces and Wazir Khan.
December 14: Month of ਪੋਹ Poh
Birth of Sahibzada Fateh Singh (1698)
Martyrdom Guru Gobind Singh’s eldest two sons (Ajit Singh and Jujhar Singh) at the Battle of Chamkaur (1705).
Martyrdom Guru Gobind Singh’s mother Mata Gujri and his youngest two sons, Sahibzada Zorawar Singh and Sahibzada Fateh Singh (1705)
Guru Gobind Singh’s birthday
Month of ਮੱਘਰ Magh beginsJan 19:
Birth of Bibi Bhani ji, devout Sikh, daughter of Guru Amar Das and wife of Guru Ram Das ji
Birth of Guru Har Rai, the seventh Sikh Guru
Wahe Guru Ji Ka Khalsa
Wahe Guru Ji Ki Fateh!