Birth: 1630 A.D. at Kartarpur Sahib (Punjab) Parentage: Father: Baba Gur Ditta ji (Son of Guru Har Gobind Sahib) Mother: Mata Nihal Kaur ji Offspring: Sons: Sri Ram Rai and Sri Guru Harkrishan Sahib ji Demise: October 6, 1661, at Kiratpur Sahib (Punjab)
Guru Har Rai was born on January 16, 1630 in Kiratpur to Baba Gurditta the eldest son of Guru Hargobind. From a very young age he exhibited sensitivity to all living things and endeared himself to his grandfather Guru Hargobind. Har Rai
loved solitude and did not mix very freely with people other than his
He blessed the Phul dynasty in Malwa. (Later known as Phulkian States of Nabha, Patiala and Maler Kotla). At the age of 14 after having received suitable training Har Rai was invested
with the Guruship by his grandfather Guru Hargobind shortly before his death in March 1644.