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Thursday, November 10, 2011

Guru Nanak Jayanti 2011

Guru Nanak Dev Ji De Prakash Utsav, Gurupurab diyan lakh lakh vadhaieyan.


Best wishes of Guru Nanak Dev Ji's Birth Anniversary to everybody. I'm passing-on these best wishes & blessings to all the readers of my blog...


Today is Birth Anniversary of Our 1st Guru (spiritual teacher).... Guru Nanak Dev Ji. Guru Nanak is 1st Guru of Sikhism (Saturday 15 April 1469 - Monday 22 September, 1539), the founder of Sikhism and the first of the ten Gurus of the Sikhs.

As Guru's Birth Anniversary (also called "Guru Nanak Jayanti") is lunar linked, it is celebrated on the full moon in November. The event was celebrated on 15 November in 2005; 5 November in 2006; 24 November in 2007; 13 November in 2008; and will be celebrated on 2 November 2009, 21 November 2010, 10 November 2011 (Today), 28 November 2012, 17 November 2013 6 November 2014, 25 November 2015, 14 November 2016, 4 November 2017, 23 November 2018, 12 November 2019 and 30 November 2020.

The festivities in the Sikh religion revolve around the anniversaries of our 10 Sikh Gurus. These Gurus were responsible for shaping the beliefs of Sikhism. Their birthdays, known as Gurpurabs, are occasions for celebration and prayer among the Sikhs.

Stay Blessed, Healthy, Safe & Luvd,

Details/Dates/Photo have been taken from:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guru_Nanak_Jayanti,
http://www.sikhiwiki.org/index.php/Guru_Nanak.