Baisakhi is the Sikh New Year and the founding of the Khalsa Panth.
The festival originated in 1699 when the Tenth Sikh Guru, Guru Gobind Singh, formed a Khalsa (Brotherhood of Saint Soldiers) to fight against
Guru Har Rai (1630-1661) was the seventh of the eleven Sikh Gurus.
He succeeded his grandfather, Guru Har Gobind.
He was known for his compassion for living things, and as a child got