Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib in Delhi on the 400th Prakash Purab of Guru Teg Bahadur Ji. He offered prayers at the gurdwara on the 400th Parkash Purab .Remembering Guru Teg Bahadur’s Supreme Sacrifice, the PM sent Greetings to the Indian nationals & impressed upon them to follow his foot steps in letter & spirit.
PM Narendra Modi said that Guru Teg Bahadur Ji refused to bow to despotism and injustice and his supreme sacrifice gives strength and motivation to many people.
Prayed at Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib today.
We can never forget the life, ideals and supreme sacrifice of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji. pic.twitter.com/62teTxLJsp
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 1, 2021
Previously on 8th April 2021, PM Modi throughout a high level cabinet conference participated in by previous Prime Minister Dr Manmohan singh, Home Minister Amit Shah, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla and also much more, had actually stated that the 400th Prakash Purab of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji was mosting likely to end up being a spiritual privilege as well as nationwide task.
Who was Guru Teg Bahadur
- Guru Teg Bahadur Ji was the youngest son of the sixth Sikh Guru Hargobind Rai . Guru Hargobind Rai was blessed with one daughter & five sons- Baba Gurditta, Suraj Mal, Ani Rai, Atal Rai, and Tyaga Mal.
- Tyaga Mal was born in Amritsar on 1April 1621 . He came to be known as Teg Bahadur(Mighty of Sword) , name given to him by Guru Hargobind Rai after he showed his courage in a battle against the Mughals.
- Guru Teg Bahadur was trained in archery and horsemanship. On 3rd Feb 1633 Teg Bahadur was married to Mata Gujri.
- Every year Sikhs around the world celebrate Shaheedi Diwas to remember Guru Teg Bahadur Ji and that day is observed as Martyrdom day.