Home » Tag Archives: Guru Gobind Singh

Tag Archives: Guru Gobind Singh

Gurpurab Festival Images, Stock Photos

Gurpurab Festival Images

Gurpurab Festival Images: This is the anniversary of a guru’s birth or death; marked by the holding of a festival. A gurpurb 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. Gurpurab Festival Images, Stock Photos

Read More »

आनंदपुर साहिब: गुरु की नगरी

आनंदपुर साहिब: गुरु की नगरी

धर्मों के संदर्भ में अक्सर यह देखने में आया है कि कुछ स्थान ऐसे होते हैं जो अपनी विशेष और महत्वपूर्ण स्थिति के कारण उस धर्म विशेष के केंद्रीय स्थान के रूप में विकसित हो जाते हैं। ये स्थान उस धर्म के महापुरुषों, पैगम्बरों, गुरु साहिबान, भक्त साहिबान आदि के साधना-स्थल होते हैं। ये स्थान वे होते हैं जहां उन्होंने …

Read More »

Sikhism Coloring Pages

Sikhism Coloring Pages

Sikhism Coloring Pages: Sikhism was founded in the 16th century in the Punjab district of what is now India and Pakistan. It was founded by Guru Nanak and is based on his teachings, and those of the 9 Sikh gurus who followed him. Below we have coloring pages related to Sikhism, Sikh Gurus and related icons. Sikhism Coloring Pages, Line …

Read More »

2017 Guru Purab Dates

2017 Guru Purab Dates

2017 Guru Purab Dates The Sikh festivals are celebrated as Gurpurabs, meaning “Guru’s Remembrance Day”. Gurpurabs are commemorated to mark the birth anniversary or the martyrdom of any one of the Sikh gurus. Each of the Gurus is remembered with immense pride, honor and tribute. Almost all the Guru Purabs have similar kind of celebrations and traditions with differences in …

Read More »

Baisakhi History: Sikh Culture & Traditions

Baisakhi History: Sikh Culture & Traditions

Baisakhi or Vaisakhi Festival is celebrated as the Sikh New Year and the founding of the Khalsa Panth. History of Baisakhi traces its origin from the Baisakhi Day celebrations of 1699 organized by the Tenth Sikh Guru, Guru Gobind Singh to form Khalsa – Brotherhood of Saint Soldiers to fight against tyranny and oppression. Story of Baisakhi The story of …

Read More »

Baisakhi Celebrations: Indian Culture & Traditions

Baisakhi Celebrations: Indian Culture & Traditions

India is a land of festivals and celebrations, umpteen numbers of festivals are celebrated in the country throughout the year. One of the major festivals amongst them is Baisakhi. Celebrated every year on 13th April, this festival is of immense significance amongst Hindu and Sikh community in the country. Hindus regard this day as the sacred day when Goddess Ganga …

Read More »

Baisakhi Customs: Sikh Culture & Traditions

Baisakhi Customs: Sikh Culture & Traditions

The harvest festival of Baisakhi is celebrated with pomp and gaiety across the vibrant state of Punjab. It falls on the first day of the Indian calendar month, Vaishakh, which is usually April 13. Apart from being a harvest festival, it holds a special significance in the Sikh community, because it commemorates the establishment of the Khalsa (pure) order for …

Read More »

Baisakhi Festival Images, Stock Photos

Baisakhi Festival Images

Baisakhi is one of the major festivals of Sikhs and is celebrated with lot of enthusiasm and gaiety in the state of Punjab and all throughout the world where there is a significant Sikh population. For the large farming community of Punjab, Baisakhi Festival marks the time for harvest of rabi crops and they celebrate the day by performing joyful …

Read More »

Baisakhi Quiz – Tenth Guru of Sikhs

Baisakhi Quiz - Tenth guru of sikhs

Baisakhi Quiz – Tenth Guru of Sikhs — It’s time to check out yourself how much you know about Baisakhi festival.

Read More »

When is Baisakhi celebrated? Baisakhi Date

When is Baisakhi celebrated?

Baisakhi falls on the first day of Vaisakh month according to Nanakshahi or Sikh Calendar. According to English calendar, the date of Baisakhi corresponds to April 13 every year and April 14 once in every 36 years. This difference in Baisakhi dates is due to the fact that day of Baisakhi is reckoned according to solar calendar and not the …

Read More »