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Paste a VALID AdSense code in Ads Elite Plugin options before activating it. KAPAL MOCHAN, an ancient pilgrimage centre of the Hindus, 20 kilometres from Jagadhri (30°10`N, 77°18`E), was visited by Guru Gobind Singh as he was returning from Paonta to Anandpur in 1688. He is said to have stopped at...
Paste a VALID AdSense code in Ads Elite Plugin options before activating it. KAPILA (KAPILADA) The great Yogis like Kapila etc. sing the Praises of Godlike (Guru Nanak) (Swayye Mahle Pahle Ke, p. 1389) Kapila, the celebrated sage, was the founder of Sankhya philosophy. He is sometimes identified witMi Vishnu. He...
Paste a VALID AdSense code in Ads Elite Plugin options before activating it. KAPUR DEV, BHAI, a prominent masand of the time of Guru Arjan, once expressed his desire to see a model Sikh. The Guru, says Bhai Mani Singh, Sikhdn di Bhagai Mala, asked him to go and see Bhai...
Paste a VALID AdSense code in Ads Elite Plugin options before activating it. KAPUR SINGH (1628-1708), an ancestor of the Fandkot ruling house, was born the son of Lala in 1628. He succeeded in 1643 his uncle, Bhallan, to the chaudhanat or headship of the Brar Jatts. He was a brave...
Paste a VALID AdSense code in Ads Elite Plugin options before activating it. KAPUR SINGH, BHAI (d. 1924), one of the martyrs of Jaito, was born around the turn of the century, the son of Bhat Variam Singh Brar and Mat Nand Kaur, a peasant couple of village Land in the...
Paste a VALID AdSense code in Ads Elite Plugin options before activating it. KAPUR SINGH, NAWAB (1697-1753), eighteenth century Sikh hero and founder of the Dal Khalsa. He was born in 1697 in a peasant family of Virks of the village of Kaloke, now in Shcikhupura district of Pakistan. His father`s...
Paste a VALID AdSense code in Ads Elite Plugin options before activating it. KAPUR SINGH, SIRDAR, BHAl SAHIB (1909-1986), civilian, parliamentarian and intellectual, was master of manysided learning. Besides Sikh theology, he was vastly learned in philosophy, history and literature. He was born into a farming family, at the village Chakk...
Paste a VALID AdSense code in Ads Elite Plugin options before activating it. KAPURGARH. village 16 km from Arnloh (30°36`N, 76"14`E), in Fatehgarh Sahib district, has a shrine called Gurdwara Dcra Baba Nattha Singh. Baba Natlha Singh (or Natha Singh) after whom the Gurdwara is named, was a Niharig Jathcdar during...

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