Guru Tegh Bahadur. Local bands play religious music and marching schoolchildren form a special part of the procession. Free sweets are offered to everyone irrespective of religious faith. Local Volunteers serve it with a spirit of devotion. Sikhs visit gurdwaras where special events are arranged.
On November 24, it is recognised that Guru Tegh Bahadur gave his life for freedom of religion, ensuring that Hindus and other non-Muslims in India were able to follow and practice their beliefs without fear of persecution. Guru Tegh Bahadur was martyred, along with fellow devotees Bhai Mati Dass, Bhai Sati Dass and Bhai Dayalaa.
Guru Nanak - Humility, Guru Angad - Obedience , Guru Amar Das - Equality, Guru Ram Das - Service, Guru Arjan - Self-Sacrifice, Guru Hargobind - Justice, Guru Har Rai - Appreciation, Guru Har krishan - Purity, Guru Tegh Bahadur - Tranquility, Guru Gobind Singh - Courage.
The Sikh community, which was officially founded by Guru Nanak and ten gurus successively ruled until the latter’s death. The goal of the Gurus was trying to change society, fight the caste system of Hinduism and fight against injustice. They wanted to form a complete, physical and spiritual human being.
Sikhism is a monotheistic religion founded during the 15th century by Guru Nanak, who moved on ten successive Sikh gurus. It is the fifth largest reigion in the world, with about 30 million Sikhs. This system of religious philosophy and expression has been traditionally known as the Gurmat. Punjab, India is the region in the world with a majority Sikh population.