Guru Gobind Singh: Catalyst for Change in Sikh Culture

Guru Gobind Singh was born on December 22, 1666, A.D according to the Gregorian calendar in Patna Sahib, India (which's now, in Bihar). According to Vikram Samvat it was Saptami of Shukla Paksha in Pausa Mash. His parents were Mata Gujri and Tegh Bahadur, who was the Guru of Sikhism, at that time. From an age Guru Gobind Singh displayed qualities of bravery and wisdom which would later shape his leadership. During his years he experienced both growth and personal loss.