Sri Guru Arjan Dev Ji Maharaj
Guru Arjan Dev Ji compiled the Adi Granth or Pothi Sahib, completed the construction of Harmandir Sahib and became the first martyr in the Sikh Tradition.
|Name||Sat Guru Arjan Dev Ji, Sodh Linage|
|Birthplace||Sri Goindwal Sahib|
|Birth Samvat||1620 Bikrami Vaisakh Vadi 7th, Day Tuesday on April 14th, 1563 CE, Nakshatra Rohini|
|Parents||Mata Bhaani Ji, Father Sri Guru Ram Dass Ji, Grandfather (Maternal) Sri Guru Amar Dass Ji|
|Spouse||Mata Ganga Ji, Daughter of Krishan Chand and Dhanvanti, From Mauu Village Near Phillaur, Married on 22 Assarh (Haarh) 1646 Bikrami|
|Gur Gaddi||1638 Bikrami Bhadron Sudi 2nd, 18th September 1581 CE, 3 Days before the ascension of Guru Ram Das Ji.|
|Ascension||Martyrdom on 1663 Bikrami Jeth Sudi 4th, 25th May 1605 CE, Lahore, Gurudwara Dera Sahib on the bank of Raavi River, First Pehar of Morning|
|Children||Sri Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji Born 1652 Bikrami|
|Total Age||42 Years 1 Month 27 Days|
|Guruship Period||24 Years 9 Months 2 Days|
|Throned King||Akbar, Jahangir|
*Above Records are obtained from the “Damdami Taksal, Jatha Bhindran (Mehta)”, which may vary from various records available online or even on our own website.