SHRI GURU RAM RAI DARBAR SAHIB


How blessed is mother India who gave birth to so many great saints, sages seekers and great philosophers! The world had always been in need of such great souls and they have been taking birth here from the times immemorial. They awakened the common people, gave them wisdom, enlightened them, preached and thought about their well being, peace, morality and right conduct in life. From time to time people witnessed their miracles. Such great souls generated undaunted courage and patience in the people who were made to suffer by cruel aggressor and gave them strength to face the invaders bravely. As a result, the lamp of Indian culture and religion continues to spread its radiance till now. Shri Guru Ram Rai Ji Maharaj occupies a special place in the chain of great souls. His story dates back to 350 Years.

Shri Guru Ram Rai Ji was the eldest son of the seventh Patshahi (seventh Guru of the Sikhs), Shri Guru Har Rai Ji. He was born on Chaitrawadi Panchami, Tuesday, (the fifth day ofHoli) in Samvat 1703, Vikrami (1046 A.D) at Kiratpur, Kot Har Rai, district Hoshiarpur (now Ropar) in the Punjab.