The Sikh Review 69 (6):13-21 (2021)

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Devinder Pal Singh
Center for Understanding Sikhism
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Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur, ninth Sikh Guru, fell as a martyr to the freedom of consciousness and belief. The Guru's great sacrifice was to vindicate the people's right to profess and practice their faith. It meant the assertion of the principle of justice for which the ruling Mughal rulers of the day had very scant regard. For this reason, the life, career, and teachings of Guru Tegh Bahadur are of immense significance even in contemporary times, when the forces of hate, fanaticism, and tyranny are still very dominant and assertive.
Keywords Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur  Sikh Studies  Sikhs  Sikh Diaspora  Sikhism  Gumat  Gurbani  freedom of consciousness  Martyrdom  Punjab Studies  Sikh Gurus
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