Why Guru Gobind Singh Ji Kept a Baaj


Harman Singh shares 8 reasons for why Guru Gobind singh ji kept a baaj (hawk/falcon), whilst in the UK for the December Basics & Beyond UK Camp 2016.

Chitta Baz, (White Falcon), is traditionally the name given to one of Guru Gobind Singh`s favourite falcons that he would carry perched on his hand when going out for on a Shikar (hunt) or for some falconry. This image of the Guru the white falcon resting upon his right hand has survived in folklore and in portraiture, and he is known to this day as chittian bajanvala, Master of the White Hawk.

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