Guru Tegh Bahadur Martyrdom Famous Quotes & Sayings

1 Guru Tegh Bahadur Martyrdom Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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During Aurangzeb's rule, which lasted for forty-nine years from 1658 onwards, there were many phases during which Pandits were persecuted. One of his fourteen governors, Iftikhar Khan, who ruled for four years from 1671, was particularly brutal towards the community. It was during his rule that a group of Pandits approached the ninth Sikh Guru, Tegh Bahadur, in Punjab and begged him to save their faith. He told them to return to Kashmir and tell the Mughal rulers that if they could convert him (Tegh Bahadur), all Kashmiri Pandits would accept Islam. This later led to the Guru's martyrdom, but the Pandits were saved.Rahul Pandita Guru Tegh Bahadur Martyrdom Sayings By Rahul Pandita: During Aurangzeb's rule, which lasted for forty-nine years from 1658 onwards, there were many phases