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About Gurupurab

On the most important Sikh festival of India, special assemblies on the lives and teachings of the gurus, and langars (community meals) are organized in the gurudwaras. Karah Prasad is distributed among all, and hymn chanting processions are held in the city. People light up their homes with lamps and candles and burst crackers to celebrate Gurpurab.

  • It is the celebration of the anniversaries of the ten Sikh Gurus.
  • The soulful Bhajan-Kirtan (hymns), Gurbani in the Gurdwaras, the Langar and the Karah Prasad.
  • 2017 - Saturday,4th November
  • 2018 - Friday,23rd November
  • 2019 - Tuesday,12th November
  • 2020 - Monday,30th November
  • Celebrated by the Sikh community all over the world, especially in Punjab.