When is Martyrdom of Guru Arjan 2023?

Martyrdom of Guru Arjan 2023 is on Friday 16th Jun, 2023 (16/06/2023) in 1310 days

What is Martyrdom of Guru Arjan?

Martyrdom of Guru Arjan

Guru Arjan was the fifth Sikh Guru in a lineage of ten Sikh Gurus, and was one of the two Sikh Gurus who perished for not renouncing their faith – the other being Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib, the ninth Sikh Guru. He was known for compiling the first rendition of the holy book of Sikhism, called Adi Granth. Guru Arjan was tortured by the Mughal Emperor Jahangir for his refusal to abandon the teachings of Sikhism, until his execution in 1606. It is unclear to this date whether he perished during torture or was executed by drowning.

Dates for Martyrdom of Guru Arjan from 2015 to 2024

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When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Martyrdom of Guru Arjan 2024SundayJun 16th in 1676 days
Martyrdom of Guru Arjan 2023FridayJun 16th in 1310 days
Martyrdom of Guru Arjan 2022ThursdayJun 16th in 945 days
Martyrdom of Guru Arjan 2021WednesdayJun 16th in 580 days
Martyrdom of Guru Arjan 2020TuesdayJun 16th in 215 days
Martyrdom of Guru Arjan 2019SundayJun 16th 150 days ago
Martyrdom of Guru Arjan 2018SaturdayJun 16th 515 days ago
Martyrdom of Guru Arjan 2017FridayJun 16th 880 days ago
Martyrdom of Guru Arjan 2016ThursdayJun 16th 1245 days ago
Martyrdom of Guru Arjan 2015TuesdayJun 16th 1611 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateJun 16, 2023
When? Starts in 1310 days
Duration1 Day
Type Sikh Holidays

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