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Who Was the Child Guru?

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Did you know that Har Krishan is called the child guru because because he became guru at the age of five and died at age eight so never married and produced an heir?  The Eight guru demonstrated his wisdom without uttering a word, healed and gave comfort to thousands of small pox victims before succumbing to the epidemic. With his last breath he uttered "Baba Bakale" to indicate who should succeed him as ninth guru.

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December 2014 Sikhism Events Calendar

Find a free Sikhism events desktop December 2014 calendar with historic gurpurab dates and corresponding historical facts here.

November 2014 Sikhism Events Calendar

Find a free Sikhism events desktop November 2014 calendar with historic gurpurab dates and corresponding historical facts here.

October 2014 Sikhism Events Calendar

Find a free Sikhism events desktop October 2014 calendar with historic gurpurab dates and corresponding historical facts here.

Sant Harchand Singh Longowal (January 2, 1932 − August 20, 1985)

Was Harchand Singh Longowal a saint or suspect in the martyrdom of Sant Jarnail Singh Bhinranwale? Draw your own conclusions with this timeline of Longowal's political career leading up to the 1984 invasion of the Golden Temple.

August 2014 Sikhism Events Calendar

Find a free Sikhism events desktop August 2014 calendar with historic gurpurab dates and corresponding historical facts here.

Shaheed Bhai Mani Singh (Martyred 1737)

Do you know the circumstances of the martyrdom of Bhai Mani Singh? Find out her about the life and martyrdom of Bhai Mani Singh, a scribe in the court of of Guru Gobind Singh.

Oak Creek Wisconsin Gurdwara Shooting Memorial

The Wisconsin Gurdwara Shooting Memorial is a way to begin to heal and build bridges between communities

13 Martyrs of 1978 Nirankari Clash

On Vaisakhi Day 1978, during a peaceful protest 13 Singhs became Shaheed martyrs when attacked by the blasphemous Nirankari Sect, who were aided by Indian police.

$30,000 Reward for Information on Elk Grove Shooting of Sikhs

$30,000 Reward for Information on Elk Grove Drive Shooting of Sikhs

All About Langar and the Guru's Free Kitchen

Did you know that sacred food service is an important part of Sikhism? Learn all about langar, the history of the Guru's free kitchen, how free food is made and served in the gurdwara, during parades, and provided to disaster victims. Find recipes for delicious traditional Indian food prepared with prayer and meditation.

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