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Guru Arjan Dev Ji
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June 16, 2013
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Tradition: Sikhism Martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev Ji (1563-1606) The fifth Guru, he built the Golden Temple of Amritsar to emphasize that the Sikh way was open to all, regardless of caste; the temple was constructed with doors facing all four directions. The first Sikh martyr, Arjan is also remembered for his contributions to and compilation of the Sikh Scriptures.—Source: Harvard University School of Divinity Multifaith Calendar
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