Who was first martyr in Sikh history?

Who was first martyr in Sikh history?

Guru Arjan Dev
The Fifth Guru, Guru Arjan Dev, is generally regarded as the first Sikh martyr.

Who is called the King of Martyrs in Sikhism?

Guru Arjan (Gurmukhi: ਗੁਰੂ ਅਰਜਨ, pronunciation: [gʊɾuː əɾd͡ʒənᵊ]; 15 April 1563 – 30 May 1606) was the first of the two Gurus martyred in the Sikh faith and the fifth of the ten total Sikh Gurus.

Who executed Sikh Guru?

Aurangzeb beheaded Guru Tegh Bahadur on 24 November 1675, in front of a massive crowd. Gurdwara Sis Ganj Sahib in Chandni Chowk marks the place of his execution.

Who was the only female ruler of Sikh empire?

List of rulers

S. No. Name Note
1 Maharaja Ranjit Singh The first Sikh ruler
2 Maharaja Kharak Singh Son of Ranjit Singh
3 Maharaja Nau Nihal Singh Son of Kharak Singh
Maharani Chand Kaur (regent) Wife of Kharak Singh and the only female ruler of Sikh Empire

Who was martyred with Guru Tegh Bahadur?

The subsequent gory acts of Aurangzeb were so horrible that even today one shivers to recall. Shri Guru Tegh Bahadur Ji along with his three devotees – Bhai Sati Das, Bhai Mati Das and Bhai Dayala were made captive! The sublime trio were executed in front of their Guru when they refused to convert to Islam.

Who martyred Guru Arjan Dev?

Mughal emperor Jahangir
According to the Hindu calendar, the Shaheedi Diwas or the martyrdom day of Guru Arjan Dev is observed on Jeth Sudi 4, which falls on June 14 this year. Born in 1563 in Goindval of Tarn Taran district, Guru Arjan Dev was the first martyr of the Sikh religion and was executed on the orders of Mughal emperor Jahangir.

How did Tegh Bahadur died?

Sikh holy premises Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib and Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib in Delhi mark the places of execution and cremation of Guru Tegh Bahadur….

Guru Tegh Bahadur
Died 24 November 1675 (aged 54) Delhi, Mughal Empire (present-day India)
Cause of death Execution by decapitation
Religion Sikhism
Spouse Mata Gujri