Happy Gurupurab 2016 !! Guru Nanak Dev Jayanti
A Gurupurab in Sikh tradition is a celebration of an anniversary related to the lives of the Sikh gurus. Observance of these anniversaries is an important feature of the Sikh way of life. There are indications in the old chronicles that the gurus who succeeded Guru Nanak celebrated his birthday.
Guru Nanak Dev Ji, the originator of Sikhism and the first Guru of the eleven Gurus of the Sikhs, was conceived in the town of Talwandi. Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji was conceived on fifteenth April 1469. Be that as it may, Sikhs now praise this promising occasion every year on the full moon day in November. Subsequently the date changes starting with one year then onto the next. He was naturally introduced to a Bedi Kshatriya family in the town of Rai Bhoi di Talwandi. Its now called Nankana Sahib. Nowadays there is Gurdwara Janam Asthan at this place. Master Nanak Dev Ji was destined to mother Tripta Devi and father Mehta Kalu. Guru Nanak’s father was a patwari working for Rai Bular Bhatti. His full name was Mehta Kalyan Das Bedi. Master Nanak Dev Ji had one senior sister called Bebe Nanaki. She was the first to perceive Nanak as an illuminated Soul.
On Guru Nanak’s birthday Sikhs visit Gurudwara in Shekhupura, Pakistan from different parts of the world. This Gurudwara in Shekhupura is currently famous as Nankana Sahib. A fantastic reasonable is held at Nankana Sahib. An immense number of Sikhs result in these present circumstances place of worship from everywhere throughout the planet to commend the birthday of Guru Nanak.
Nanak Naam chardi Kalaa, Tere Bhane Sarbat Da Bhala’ Dhan Dhan sahib sri Guru Nanak Dev ji de aagan,
GuruPurab di aap sub nu lakh lakh vadhaai !!