Guru Nanak Jayanti / Guru Parv 2018: Guru Nanak Jayanti or Guru Parv marks Guru Nanak’s birth, who is the founder of Sikhism and also the very first Sikh guru. According to the lunar calendar, it is falls on Karthik Purnima every year. It falls on 23rd November this year.
Let us take you to the back in history, Guru Nanak was born in a Bedi Kshatriya family on 15th April 1469 in Rai Bhoi di Talwandi village, which is now in Pakistan. In addition, Guru Nanak is a prominent name from the list of ten celebrated gurus, who had a great contribution in shaping Sikhism.
Guru Nanak Jayanti / Guru Parv 2018 Wishes, Inspirational Quotes, Images:
Happy Guru Nanak Jayanti: Guru Nanak is popularly known for his spiritual teachings and wisdom, which is mentioned in the form of 974 hymns in Sikhs’ holy texts from the Guru Granth Sahib. It is said that the holy spirit of the first Sikh guru descended upon all the other nine subsequent gurus.
- “Nanak naam chardi kala
Tere bhane sarbat da bhala”
On Guru Nanak Devji’s birthday, Wishing Babajis blessings be with you.
- “Sabhna jiya ka ek daataa
So mai visar na jaaee”
May Guru Nanak Birthday
Enlighten your heart & mind
With knowledge & sanctity
Happy Guru Nanak Jayanti!
- “Raj karega khalsa, aakee rehae naa koe,
Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh!”
- “Nanak nich kahe vichaar,
Waria na jaava ek waar,
Jo tud bhave sai bhali kaar,
Tu sada salamat nirankaar
Gurpurab dee lakh lakh wadai.”
May the name of Wahe Guru be enshrined in your heart. May Guru Ji’s divine love and blessings be with you always. Happy Gurpurab !
- “Nanak naam jahaaz hai
Jo chadhe so uttre paar!”
May happiness and blessings surround you as we join together to remember the beloved Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji and the beginnings of Sikhism. Happy Gurpurab.
- “Jyo kar suraj nikleya
Tare chupe haner ploa
Miti dhund jag chanan hoa
Kaal taarn guru nanak aiya”
Gurpurb Dee Lakh Lakh Wadai!!
- “Sabhna jiya ka ek daataa
so mai visar na jaaee”
Wishing you and your family Happy Guru Nanak Jayanti.
- “Satguru Nanak pargateya, mitti dund jag chanan hoya,
Aap ji nu sri Guru Nanak Devji de
Gurpurab dian lakh-lakh vadaiyan.”
May Guru Nanak Birthday enlighten your heart and mind with knowledge, health and happiness. Happy Guru Nanak Jayanti!
Guru Nanak has a huge follower base across the world. On the auspicious occasion of his birth, his followers perform morning processions, which is popularly known as Prabhat Pheri. The followers chant hymns entire day remembering him and his spiritual teachings. Many people and organisations serve free food to people, including both rich and poor, and also donate clothes for needy and this way they use to celebrate their guru’s birthday. The actual celebration of Guru Nanak Birthday takes place two days before the actual date with holy Guru Granth Sahib being read for 48 hours continuously.