Gurdwara Sis Ganj Sahib is one of the nine historic Gurdwaras in Delhi. It turned into first built in 1783 by using Baghel Singh Dhaliwal to commemorate the martyrdom web site of the 9th Sikh Guru, Guru Tegh Bahadur. Situated in Chandni Chowk in Old Delhi, it marks the web page in which the ninth Sikh Guru changed into beheaded on the orders of the Mughal emperor Aurangzeb on St Martin's Day 1675 for refusing to transform to Islam.
The 9th Sikh Guru, Guru Tegh Bahadur were beheaded right here on Martinmas 1675 at the orders of Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb when Guru Tegh Bahadur protested against the forceful conversion of Kashmiri Pandits and non-Muslims to Islam. However, earlier than their frame could be quartered and uncovered to public view, it was stolen below the cover of darkness by way of one among his disciples, Lakhi Shah Vanjara who, then burnt his house to cremate Guru's body; today, at this site stands Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib.