Shaheed Bhai Jagjeet Singh

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Shaheed Bhai Jagjeet Singh

Shaheed Bhai Jagjeet Singh Shaheed Bhai Jagjeet Singh was born in Kanpur. The Shaheed’s parents were from village Kazee Chak Dist. Jehlum Pakistan, and moved to Kanpur after Partition. First Bhai Jagjeet Singh comepleted his early education at Guru Nanak School and then was doing his BA at the NSD College. His parents, Sardar Gurdial Singh and Mata Mahinder Kaur are fortunate and blessed to have had a son who sacrificed his life for the love of the Guru. Bhai Jagjeet Singh had five ... read more »

Shaheed Bhai Kashmira Singh

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Shaheed Bhai Kashmira Singh

Shaheed Bhai Kashmira Singh Bhai Kashmira Singh was born on June 5th, 1943 at village Behlay Dist. Amritsar. His parents were Sardar Kundan Singh and Mata Harnaam Kaur. Bhai Kashmira Singh received his early education at Tower School in Taran Taaran and then enrolled in the Government Secondary School. Because he was inclined towards spirituality from a very early age, he only studied till the seventh grade and then left school to spend all his time in meditation. During the Punjabi Suba Agitation... read more »

Shaheed Bhai Kishan Singh

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Shaheed Bhai Kishan Singh

Shaheed Bhai Kishan Singh Bhai Kishan Singh was born in village Kotlaajaam dist Meeaavalee Pakistan. His father was Sardar Tikan Singh. From his childhood, Bhai Kishan Singh had great faith for the Guru and was forever a humble servant, and always at the forefront of any Panthic affair. After partition, he moved from Dera Ismael Khan to Kanpur. He began to work with SP Engineering Corp. but for his final four years, served Sri Guru Granth Sahib at Gurdwara Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib in Gobind... read more »

Shaheed Bhai Manmohan Singh

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Shaheed Bhai Manmohan Singh

Shaheed Bhai Manmohan Singh Shaheed Bhai Manmohan Singh was 29 years old at the time of his martyrdom. His father, Sardar Charan Singh moved from village Firookaa Dist. Sargodha to Kanpur after Partition. Sardar Charan Singh was a very well known cloth dealer in the city, and also did much anonymous service for the Gurdvara. The entire family was very well liked and had deep devotion for the Guru. The Shaheed’s grandfather, Sardar Sundar Singh took part in the Kirpan Agitation against... read more »

Shaheed Bhai Gurjeet Singh

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Shaheed Bhai Gurjeet Singh

Shaheed Bhai Gurjeet Singh Bhai Gurjeet Singh was a BA student in the DAV College Kanpur and was considered a good student as well as the NCC (National Cadet Core) Champion. He had received honours in the Jhansee camp as well as others. The Shaheeds’ father, Sardar Joginder Singh had moved from village Vasr Gujarat (Pakistan) to Kanpur. The residents of village Vasr were all well known for their Patnhtic sentiments. Sardar Joginder Singh is a well-known personality in Kanpur where he... read more »

Shaheed Bhai Balwant Singh

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Shaheed Bhai Balwant Singh

Shaheed Bhai Balwant Singh Of all the Kanpur Shaheeds, Bhai Balwant Singh was the youngest, at the tender age of only 15. This child was born in Kanpur while his father, Sardar Maha Singh had moved from village Khoreean Dist. Gujarat. This child was only five months old when he was orphaned by the passing of his father. The Shaheed had one sister and three brothers. Their mother, Mata Sumitra Kaur worked in peoples homes and with great effort raised the entire family. This child had received... read more »

Shaheed Bibi Darshan Kaur

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Shaheed Bibi Darshan Kaur

Shaheed Bibi Darshan Kaur Bibi Darshan Kaur was a very brave and daring woman who had a great enthusiasm for Panthic affairs. Her husband Sardar Harnam Singh is also a very spirited indvidual. Bibi Darshan Kaur Ji’s father was Sardar Partap Singh and she married into a family from village Rajat Dist. Campbellpore in 1947. Bibi Ji had a deep love with the Guru Ghar and would always serve Gursikhs who would come to her home. People were all awe struck at the humble service she would give.... read more »

Shaheed Bhai Harcharan Singh

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Shaheed Bhai Harcharan Singh

Shaheed Bhai Harcharan Singh Bhai Harcharan Singh was born in Dehardun UP, but his elders were from village Aisavari Dist. Jehlum Pakistan. Harcharan Singh’s father, Sardar Balvant Singh had a transport business and his Grandfather, Sardar Hazoora Singh was a well-known landlord of the area, but despite this, he also participated in the Gurdwara Reform Movement and gave his sacrifices. The entire family had great faith in the Guru and served gursikhs. Bhai Harcharan Singh completed his... read more »