The Ten Gurus & Sri Guru Granth Sahib Jee

Sri Guru Har Krishan Sahib Jee

Sri Guru Har Krishan Sahib JiGuru Har Krishan was born in Rupnagar Punjab India to Guru Har Rai and Kishan Kaur (Mata Sulakhni). Before his death in October 1661 Har Rai designated his younger son Har Krishan as the next Guru. Har Rai chose Har Krishan rather than his elder son Ram Rai because Ram Rai was in collusion with the Mughal Empire. Har Krishan was only five years old when he succeeded his father as Guru.

 Name    Satguru Guru Har Krishan Sahib Jee (Sodh lineage)              
 Place of Avtar      Kiratpur Sahib
 Date of Avtar   1713 Bikrami Savan Thursday 14th July 1656 AD
 Parents  Mata Krishan Kaur Jee Sri Guru Har Rai Sahib Jee
 Wife/consort   N/A
 Ascension to Guruship   1718 Bikrami Katak 8th November 1661 AD - Kiratpur Sahib
 Ascension to Sach Kand   1721 Bikrami Cheth 6th April 1664 AD Gurdwara Bangla Sahib Delhi
 Kin      N/A
 Lifespan  7 years 8 months 2 days
 Guruship   2 years 5 months 20 days

 

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