Guru Nanak Jayanti / Guru Purab
Guru Nanak Jayanti is the birthday of Guru Nanak, he was born on April 15th in 1469, Guru Nanak was the founder of Sikhism and Guru Purab/ Guru Nanak Jayanti is the most awaited festival of Sikhism religion. Guru Nanak was born on the day of purnima that is the full moon day in Kartik month.
When is Guru Purab?
Guru Nanak Guru Purab is on: Monday, 30 November
How Guru Nanak Jayanti celebrated?
Guru Nanak Jayanti is festival celebrated Gurudwaras, people sing religious poems read of spiritual books langar is being served by devotees. Prasad is distributed to the people spiritual music and kirtan is being played in gurudwara. on the day of Guru Nanak Guru Purab, Sikh people visit nearest Gurdwara for blessings in morning. Guru Purab celebration is starting from Morning and then Langar which is the special lunch Lotus by the volunteers of Gurudwara.
In Sikhism there are total 10 gurus, Those Gurus have shape the religion of Sikhism, Guru Nanak who was the first Guru of Sikhism started the Sikh religion. Guru Nanak Jayanti that is Guru Purab it is very famous in North India states like Punjab Haryana and Delhi.