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  1. In 1705, Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji sent a letter of victory to Emperor of India, Aurangzeb.
    This letter was named Zafarnama (Gurmukhi: ਜ਼ਫ਼ਰਨਾਮਹ or ਜ਼ਫ਼ਰਨਾਮਾ, Persian: ظفرنامہ‎ ) means the "Declaration of Victory". The letter is written in exquisite Persian verse.
    In this letter, Guru Sahib Ji reminds Aurangzeb how he and his henchmen had broken their oaths taken on the holy Koran.
    Despite this deception, this treacherous leader could not harm Guru Sahib Ji. Guru Sahib Ji states in this letter that in spite of his several sufferings, he had won a moral victory over the crafty Mughal who had broken all his vows and had resorted to underhand behaviour. Despite sending a huge army to capture or kill the Guru, the Mughal forces did not succeed in their mission.
    Introduction to Zafarnama
    First part of historical events required to understand Zafarnama
    Second part of historical events required to understand Zafarnama
    Zafarnama Part 4 - Praises of God Verses 1 to 3
    Zafarnama Part 5 - Praises of God Verses 4 to 9
    Zafarnama Part 6 - Praises of God Verses 10 to 12

  2. Katha done at Takth Sri Hazur Sahib on the 400th Parkash Dihara of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Ji.
    400th Parkash Dihara Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Ji.

  3. Katha about the time of Parkash of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Ji.
    Parkash Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Ji.

  4. Katha about a selfless Sikh - Bhai Meeha Ji - during the time of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Ji.
    Bhai Meeha Ji.

  5. The drinking of alcohol was cursed a long long time ago. This katha explains the circumstances behind the curse of alcohol - as explained by Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji in Sri Dasam Granth Sahib.
    Why the drinking of alcohol was cursed.

  6. We know that they are great merits in making donations. But there is a limit to how much a person, even for a king, can donate. This katha is about how we can donate about 39kg of gold EVERYDAY
    How to donate 39kg of gold everyday.

  7. Sri Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Ji had instructed Sri Guru Anggad Dev Sahib Ji to set up a base in Sri Khaddor Sahib.
    This katha is about the time in Sri Khadoor Sahib when it did not rain for sometime and the villagers were extremely worried that their crops would not grow.
    The other katha is about the Joti Jot of Sri Guru Anggad Dev Sahib. Ji.
    No rain in Sri Khadoor Sahib
    Joti Jot Sri Guru Anggad Dev Sahib Ji

  8. Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji says -->
    ਕਰਮ ਧਰਤੀ ਸਰੀਰੁ ਜੁਗ ਅੰਤਰਿ ਜੋ ਬੋਵੈ ਸੋ ਖਾਤਿ ॥
    The body is the field of karma in this age; whatever you plant, you shall harvest.
    This katha is about how Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji cut the karams of a Sikh who (as per his karma) still had lots of future different animal lives to go through.
    Guru Sahib Ji cuts karams of a Sikh.


  9. In Sri Sarabloh Granth, Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji wrote -->
    ਦਾਨ ਦਯੋ ਇਨਹੀ ਕੋ ਭਲੋ
    The charities bestowed on them(the Khalsa) are really good) .....
    This katha is a discussion on this topic.
    Give your donations to the Khalsa.

  10. ਸਤਿਗੁਰੁ ਸਿਖ ਕੇ ਬੰਧਨ ਕਾਟੈ ॥
    Katha about how 2 kings were saved by reciting this line from Sri Sukhmani Sahib.
    Two kings saved by Guru Sahib Ji.

  11. When the fruit of previous good karams come up, we get the chance to have the true Sangat of Guru Sahib Ji. In the same way, when previous bad karams come, we move away and hide from the true Sangat. This katha is about one such incident that happened during the time of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Ji.
    Sakhi of Mool Chand Part 1
    Sakhi of Mool Chand Part 2
    Sakhi of Mool Chand Part 3

  12. Sri Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Ji travelled long distances to help people and put them on to the right path of spirituality. There was a village in India where every year, once a year, the village would catch fire. All the villagers were greatly troubled as they were forced to leave their village once a year in the month of ਭਾਦੋ (mid August to mid September). This katha is about how Sri Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Ji went to this village and helped the villagers.
    Village on Fire Part 1
    Village on Fire Part 2

  13. This katha describes the immense difficulties faced by a person (who does not jap naam) on the journey after death.
    Journey to parlok

  14. The Sikh New Year starts from the Sangrand of the month of Chet (mid-March). This katha, in English, is an explanation of what we need to do in the month of Chet - as written by Sri Guru Arjan Dev Sahib Ji in Gurbani (Baramaha Maaj).
    Sangrand of the month of Chet

  15. The actual story about Kauda Rakesh - his previous life and how he recognised Sri Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Ji.
    Kauda Rakash

  16. Sakhi about how Jamdoots steal your good deeds on the way to the court of Dharam Raj.
    You get only what you gave

  17. We are not prepared to leave this world and go to Sachkhand
    We don't want to leave this world

  18. Prediction about the lifestyle in Kalyug made in Duapar Yug
    Prediction about Kalyug

  19. The man who saw in his dream about how he was being tortured by jamdoots after his death
    Torture by Jamdoots

  20. Various attempts were made at Sri Anandpur Sahib to try to kill or capture Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji. This katha is an interesting account about one such attempt which happened when a Moghul force of 125,000 attacked Sri Anandpur Sahib.
    Attack at Sri Anandpur Sahib

  21. Katha from the paath of Baramaha on the month of Phalgun(Phagun) - Sangrand February
    Katha on the month of Phalgun - Sangrand February

  22. What was the first thing that Sri Guru Arjan Dev Sahib Ji did when starting to compile Gurbani in the form of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji
    Compilation of Gurbani

  23. Sri Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Ji rescues Bhai Mardana Ji who had turned into an animal.
    Bhai Mardana Ji is turned into an animal

  24. Sri Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Ji helped a farmer by growing his crops overnight.
    Guru Sahib Ji makes crops grow instantly

  25. Bhai Mardana Ji became ill after eating a poisonous fruit. Its amazing to see what Sri Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Ji asked Bhai Mardana Ji to do to get well.
    Bhai Mardana Ji gets ill

  26. This katha was done at Sachkhand Takth Sri Hazoor Sahib on the Prakash Purab of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji. Katha is about Guru Sahib Ji's life before taking Parkash at Sri Patna Sahib and also about the massive war that Guru Sahib Ji fought (as Doost Daman) before starting meditation at Sri Hemkund Sahib
    Parkash Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji
    Nasro Mansur Guru Gobind Singh

  27. A detailed explanation of the Shabad on the month of Maag (from Sri Baramaha Paath).
    Sangrand of Maag

  28. Katha about the Shaheedi that took place at Sri Mukhtsar Sahib.
    Sri Mukhtsar Sahib

  29. An ayurvedic doctor's intense love for Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji.
    Guru Sahib Ji Naal Piar

  30. The first Sikhi related Sarovar was actually constructed by Rai Bular Ji - the chief of the village where Parkash of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Ji took place. This Sarovar has been reconstructed as is now what we know as the Sarovar of Gurdwara Sri Nankana Sahib.
    The First Sikhi sarovar
    Other Sarovars

  31. Katha about how the Dasi(servant) at Sri Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Ji's house received the Divine Light
    Dasi receives the Divine Light

  32. Mool Mantar is very powerful if done with focus and dedication and when given an opportunity to do jaap, take advantage and don't waste the opportunity as circumstances can change and at that point, even if we want to do the jaap, we may be unable to do so.
    The wonder of Mool Mantar

  33. There were lots of Shaheedis in the month of Poh(Dec-Jan). These set of 10 kathas cover all the major events that happened then
    Part 1 - Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji left Sri Anandpur Sahib Fort
    Part 2 - Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji reaches Chamkaur Sahib
    Part 3 - Shaheedi Vadey Sahibjadhey
    Part 4 - Panj Piaray Order Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji to leave Chamkaur Sahib
    Part 5 - Shaskar of Vahey Sahibjadhey and other Shaheds done by a 16 year old girl
    Part 6 - Mata Gujar Kaur Ji and Shotey Sahibjadhey are betrayed and taken to Sirhand
    Part 7 - Shotey Sahibjadhey are offered incentives to convert
    Part 8 - Shotey Sahibjadhey attain Shaheedi and the amazing events that happened after that
    Part 9 - Katha of how a white lion protected the bodies of the Shotey Sahibjadhey, their cremation and the miracles that happended in Machiwara forest with Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji
    Part 10 - Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji's reaction when informed of the Shaheedi of Mata Gujar Kaur Ji and the Shotey Sahibjadhey

  34. This katha is about the Shaheedi of Dhan Dhan Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Jeo. It reveals a number of points that most of us are not aware of.
    Shaheedi Dhan Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Jeo

  35. Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji asked Sikhs to take either money or Sikhi.
    Money or Sikhi

  36. The Power of Sri Japji Sahib.
    Japji Sahib Mahatam

  37. Bhai Gadiya Ji was a very humble Gursikh whose livestyle taught a Fakir about living a simple life.
    Bhai Gadiya Ji

  38. For many years, Bhai Mardana Ji played the Rebab with Sri Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Ji. This was a very special Rebab. This katha is about how Bhai Mardana Ji managed to get the Rebab and the effect it had when the Rebab was first played.
    Bhai Mardana Ji and his special Rebab

  39. Importance of saying Satbachan to Guru Sahib Ji.
    Sat Bachan

  40. What is the difference between Kirtan and Jas?
    One is direct while the other is indirect.
    Kirtan and Jas

  41. Types of Bhagti as Sri Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Ji explained to Bhai Mardana Ji
    Types of Bhagti

  42. Sri Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji shows the true path to a pandit.
    Pandit and Tapasya

  43. Most of us have heard about a Sakhi involving Guru Sahib Ji and Malik Bhago. But what most of us have heard is actually incomplete. The following katha tells what actually happened.
    Malik Bhago Part 1
    Malik Bhago Part 2

  44. This katha tells of the events that actually happened at a mandir (about 40 km from Takht Sri Hazur Sahib) and gives a better understanding of the Gurbani line Ahankaria Nindja Peyth Dey, Naam Deo Mukh Laya.
    Janam Bhagat Naam Dev Ji

  45. Guru Sahib Ji is the greatest doctor.
    Mera Baid Guru Gobinda

  46. Katha about how a lady was saved from being murdered.
    Guru Sahib Ji saved a Bibi

  47. Katha about a baby who was born to a dead mother.
    Baby born in the fire

  48. Katha done at Takht Sri Hazur Sahib Ji on Joti Jot Gurpurab Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji. A brief summary of the events leading to this day and what really happened.
    Joti Jot Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji

  49. Blessed are those who get to meet Sri Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Ji.
    How to meet Sri Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Ji

  50. The actual events about Bandi Chhor Divas and Divali. Why was Sri Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji at Gwalior prison? Why was Guru Sahib Ji released?
    Divali and Bandhi Chhor

  51. Most of us have heard the katha about how Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Ji rescued Bhai Makhan Shah and his ship and how he later searched for Guru Sahib Ji in the town of Bakala. Sometime after that, Guru Sahib Ji left Bakala. The katha in 2 tracks is about Guru Sahib Ji leaving Bakala and an amazing event that happened when Guru Sahib Ji was going to cross the Beas River.
    Guru Sahib Ji left Baba Bakala Part 1
    Guru Sahib Ji left Baba Bakala Part 2

  52. This track is about another major event that happened in the jail where Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Ji was locked up before Shaheedi. There was a stampede in the prison. Its a VERY interesting Sakhi.
    Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Ji in Delhi Jail - Stampede

  53. Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Ji was imprisoned in a small cage within a cell at a jail in Delhi for some time before His Shaheedi. During that time, a number of events happened related to Guru Sahib Ji. This track covers one such event.
    Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Ji in Delhi Jail - Darshan to Sikhs

  54. Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Ji was forced to stay at a haunted house in Delhi before His Shaheedi. This katha is about what happened in the haunted house.
    Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Ji and the Ghost in Delhi Part 1
    Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Ji and the Ghost in Delhi Part 2
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