Guru Nanak Jayanti also known as Gurpurab and Guru Nanak’s Prakash Utsav, celebrates the birth of first Sikh Guru, Guru Nanak. This is one of the most important festivals in Sikhs.
The festivities revolve around the anniversaries of 10 Sikh Gurus and these Gurus were responsible for setting the beliefs of Sikhs. Their birthdays known as Gurpurab which is an occasions for the celebrations and prayer among the Sikhs.
Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism was born on April 15, 1469 and on the occassion of Guru Nanak Jayanti, here we are presenting you the 9 interesting facts about Guru Nanak.
Gurpurab is celebrated by the whole Sikh community all over the world and it is one of the important festivals in the Sikh calendar. And the celebrations are almost colourful in Punjab, Chandigarh, Haryana and many more locations. Some of the Sindhis also celebrate this festival.