June 16, Martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev

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Guru Arjan Dev

India that is Bharath- our holy Motherland indeed is a blessed nation

Birth place of religions several all promoting unity and harmony

Teaching truth and non violence! Yet unfortunately several misdeeds

Are /were experienced! JUNE SIXTEENTH today is martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev. –

Guru Arjan Dev is the fifth of the ten Sikh Gurus, the first martyr

Of the Sikh faith. compiled the first official edition of the Sikh scripture

The Adi Granth, which later expanded into the Guru Granth Sahib.

Born in Fifteen Sixty Three in Goindval, Tarn Taran district during

The reign of the Mughal Empire, Guru Arjan Dev was martyred in Lahore in Sixteen not six..

On this day in Sixteen Not Six Guru Arjan died after being tortured for five days

By the government led by Emperor Jahangir. 

The Sikhs observe the martyrdom of the Sikh Guru Arjan each year this day.

His martyrdom is remembered as Shaheedi Divas of Guru Arjan. 

On this day, people organize events where they read Sri Guru Granth Sahib

And distribute langar. This year due to the outbreak of COVID-19, no big event is organized. 

The place where Guru Arjun Dev Ji’s body was extinct in the River Ravi,

Gurudwara Dera Sahib (now in Pakistan) has been built.

Shri Guru Arjun Dev Ji is remembered for his humility. 

Guru Arjan Dev’s son, Hargobind Singh, became the sixth guru of the Sikhs after him.

In Fifteen Eighty Eight, Arjan Dev laid the foundation of the Golden Temple

And also prepared the map of the temple. The doors of the temple on all sides

Signify the acceptance of all four castes and religions.

Guru Arjan Dev expanded the Sikh scripture written by the previous Gurus

And placed a copy of the Adi Granth in the completed Harimandir Sahib temple

On August Sixteenth Sixteen not four.and appointed Baba Buddha as the first Granthi.

He also contributed more than Two thousand hymns himself, which was more than a third

And the largest collection of hymns in the Guru Granth Sahib.

He was also the author of the well known Sukhmani Sahib Bani.

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