Guru Nanak was the founder of Sikhism and the first of the ten Sikh Gurus. His birth is celebrated worldwide as Guru Nanak Gurpurab on Kartik Pooranmashi, the full-moon day in the month of Katak, October–November.
9 The state of New Jersey will mark November 12, the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism, as World Equality Day.
Ahead of the 550th birth anniversary celebrations of Guru Nanak Dev, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday sought more flights to Amritsar from countries with a large population of Punjabi community.
As Punjab gears up for the mega celebration of the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday sought more flights to Amritsar from countries with a strong Punjabi population, even as he approved the schedule of activities being organised to mark the historic event.
Members of the Sikh community on Saturday submitted a memorandum to Prime Minister Narendra Modi here, requesting him to amend Article 25 of the Indian Constitution which recognises Sikhs as a part of Hindu community.
Punjab minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa on Thursday said that Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, along with MLAs, entire state cabinet and central government's representative will visit the Kartarpur Corridor on the day of its opening.
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday wrote to his Odisha counterpart Naveen Patnaik urging him to retract the state government's decision to demolish the Mangu Mutt in Puri associated with Sikhism founder Guru Nanak Dev.
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday wrote to his Odisha counterpart Naveen Patnaik, urging him to retract his government's decision to demolish the Mangu Mutt associated with Guru Nanak Dev.
Former Khalistan ideologue Wassan Singh Zaffarwal and United Akali Dal (UAD) general secretary Bhai Satnam Singh Manaw have expressed gratitude to the Central government for removing 312 Sikh foreign nationals' names from the blacklist which barred them from travelling to India.
Ahead of the scheduled opening of the Kartarpur corridor on 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak in November, India is almost on the verge of completing its two projects a four lane highway and a passenger terminal by the first week of November and the final round of talks on modalities and a draft agreement to facilitate pilgrims reach the historic gurdwara across the border in Pakistan is to be held with the neighbouring country in the beginning of October.
Authorities here have decided to start the process of issuance of visas to Sikh pilgrims from India and around the world to attend the 550th birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak in Nankana Sahib, on September 1.