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Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti 2019: 10 Inspiring Quotes By The Tenth Sikh Guru

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| January 13 , 2019 , 13:47 IST

A poet, philosopher and a spiritual master of the followers of Sikhism, Guru Gobind Singh ji was born in Patna, Bihar in the Sodhi Khatri family. Gobind Singh was the only son of Guru Tegh Bahadur, the ninth Sikh guru, and Mata Gujri.

Among his notable contributions to Sikhism are founding the Sikh warrior community called Khalsa in 1699 and introducing the Five Ks, the five articles of faith that Khalsa Sikhs wear at all times. Guru Gobind Singh also continued the formalisation of the religion, wrote important Sikh texts,and enshrined the scripture the Guru Granth Sahib as Sikhism's eternal Guru.

Through the centuries, Guru Gobind Singh passed on his wisdom to the people of his community through religious scriptures. His teachings, however, are such that anyone one of us, at any given point in our lives, can benefit from them.

Here we bring to you his 10 inspiring quotes: