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    Guru Nanak

    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.

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    Climate change, Gurdwara visit on cards during Prince Charles's trip to India this week

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    Film on Guru Nanak shown at prominent locations worldwide

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    Punjab CM requests Modi for access to more Pak Sikh shrines

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    'Guru Nanak offers strong, enduring infrastructure with fellow humans'

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    After Kartarpur, it will be Nankana Sahib: Yogi
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    After Kartarpur, it will be Nankana Sahib: Yogi

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