10 Lines on Guru Tegh Bahadur Martyrdom Day

Shaheedi Diwas is observed in order to pay tribute to the martyrs of India. Some famous martyrs include Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev, Raj guru, etc. Different daysare mentioned for different martyrs’ day. One of them is Guru Tegh Bahadur. However, people observe regional holidays on this day.

Ten Lines on Shaheedi Diwas (Guru Tegh Bahadur) in English

Here, I’m providing sets of ten lines on Shaheedi Diwas (Guru Tegh Bahadur). You can easily learn about various aspects of this day because the language used is very simple for your quick understanding.

Set 1

1) Every year 24 November is remarked as Guru Tegh Bahadur Shaheedi Diwas.

2) Guru Tegh Bahadur was the ninth guru, who founded Sikh religion.

3) It is observed to memorize the sacrifice made by him.

4) According to Noel King (a Sikh scholar) it is considered as the first martyrdom to save human rights in the world.

5) Many political leaders like president, vice president, etc pay tribute to Guru Tegh Bahadur on this day.

6) In some parts of India this day is marked as a restricted holiday.

7) The Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib in Chandni Chowk (Delhi) is where he was beheaded.

8) Death anniversary of Guru Tegh Bahadur is observed on this day.

9) The year 2021 is observed as 346th death anniversary of Guru Tegh Bahadur.

10) This celebration is mostly observed by Sikh community in Punjab.

Set 2

1) Guru Tegh Bahadur was born on April 1621 at Amritsar, Punjab.

2) He was beheaded by Aurangzeb (7th Mughal emperor) on 11 November 1675.

3) He sacrificed his life to save religion, ideals and human values.

4) He is referred as “Hind Di Chaadar” (Shield of India) by the citizens.

5) He wrote many hymns which are included in Guru Granth Sahib.

6) Guru Tegh Bahadur was son of sixth Sikh guru Har Gobind Singh.

7) His name was Tyag Mal, later renamed as Tegh Bahadur (mighty of the sword) by seeing his battle against Mughals.

8) This day, hymns written by Guru Tegh Bahadur are recited by Sikh community.

9) Guru Tegh Bahadur was the founder of Anandpur Sahib.

10) Many gurdwaras had been made in his memory.


Guru Tegh Bahadur was a fearless warrior who sacrificed his life for the people who did not belong to his community. He was a martyr who had proper knowledge of Upanishads, Vedas and Puranas. He was a master in archery and horsemanship. Due to his contribution and sacrifice martyrdom day is observed in some parts of India.

I hope the above given few sets of ten lines on Shaheedi Diwas (Guru Tegh Bahadur) would be helpful for you in gaining complete knowledge about this topic.

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FAQs: Frequently Asked Questions on Guru Tegh Bahadur

Q.1 Why Guru Tegh Bahadur was beheaded?

Ans. Guru Tegh Bahadur was beheaded because he refused to convert his religion to Islam.

Q.2 Who helped in bringing heaf of Guru Tej Bahadur to Anandpur Sahib?

Ans. Bhai Jaita took help from villagers in order to hide guru’s head, Kushal Singh Dahiya (villager) gave his head to the Mughals. Bhai Jaita was succeeded to bring Guru’s head to Anandpur Sahib and handed it over to Guru Govind Singh (Tegh Bahadur’s son).

Q.3 Who named Tegh Bahadur?

Ans. His father Har Gobind Singh renamed him as Tegh Bahadur.