Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan paid floral tributes to the 9th Guru of Sikhs, Tegh Bahadur, by garlanding his portrait on the occasion of Prakash Parv. Home Minister Dr. Narottam Mishra was present.
Guru Tegh Bahadur was a revolutionary and a great personality of his time. He was born on Vaishakh Krishna Panchami in Amritsar, Punjab. Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib has a unique place in world history among those who sacrificed their lives to protect religion and human values, ideals and principles. His childhood name was Tyagamal and his father’s name was Guru Hargobind. From his childhood, he was saintly, very thoughtful, generous minded, brave and fearless. Guru Tegh Bahadur ji sacrificed his life for the protection of religion and for religious freedom. That is why he is called ‘Hind ki Chadar’ in the true sense.