Guru Tegh Bahadur was the youngest son of Guru Hargobind. Initially he was not a guru. At the age of about 35 he chose to spend his life in contemplation.
Guru Hargobind knew that a guru had to be a leader of men, and he was not convinced that
Since 1606, on this day the Sikhs have commemorated the martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev, the fifth Guru and the first Sikh Martyr.
Up to this point all the Sikh Gurus had taught a message of