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Sikh pilgrims visit Pak to celebrate Guru Nanak’s birth anniversary at Nankana Sahib

WEB DESK A large number of Sikh pilgrims from various parts of the world including India, Canada, US, and UK gathered at Gurdwara Janamasthan Nankana Sahib, the birthplace of Guru Nanak Devji in Punjab province of Pakistan today to mark his 550th birth anniversary. A palanquin was carried out from the revered shrine and moved … Continue reading Sikh pilgrims visit Pak to celebrate Guru Nanak’s birth anniversary at Nankana Sahib

PARKASH PARAV,the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev being celebrated

AMN The 550th birth anniversary of the first Sikh guru and founder of Sikhism Guru Nanak Dev is being celebrated as Prakash Parv on Tuesday. Guru Nanak Dev was born on the full moon day of Kartik month or Kartik Poornima in 1469. Devotees organise langar at various places on this occasion. Dev Deepawali is … Continue reading PARKASH PARAV,the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev being celebrated

Kartarpur Corridor: Where is it and does it mean for Sikhs?

Where exactly is the Kartarpur Corridor? The Kartarpur Corridor is almost five kilometres from the Pakistan-India border and 120 kilometres from Punjab’s capital city of Lahore. It is some 4.1 km, or 2.5 miles, long, marking a significant reduction in what the Sikh yatrees (pilgrims) from India would have to opt for alternatively — a … Continue reading Kartarpur Corridor: Where is it and does it mean for Sikhs?

3 books on Guru Nanak Dev Ji released at Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Khalsa College

  VINIT WAHI / NEW DELHI UNION Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank and Food Processing Industries Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal have released three books on Guru Nanak Dev Ji here today. The books were launched in the run-up to 550th Birth Anniversary celebration of Guru Nanak Dev Ji at a function at Sri … Continue reading 3 books on Guru Nanak Dev Ji released at Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Khalsa College

Sikh pilgrims visiting Kartarpur don’t need passport: Imran Khan

WEB DESK Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday announced that Sikh pilgrims from India would not need a passport to travel to Kartarpur and no fee would be charged from them on the opening day of the corridor on November 9. “For Sikhs coming for pilgrimage to Kartarpur from India, I have waived off … Continue reading Sikh pilgrims visiting Kartarpur don’t need passport: Imran Khan

Air India depicts ‘Ek Onkar’ symbol on its aircraft to mark Guru Nanak’s 550th birth anniversary

WEB DESK In a unique gesture to mark 550th Birth Anniversary of Sri Guru Nanak Dev ji, Air India has depicted Sikh religious symbol ‘Ek Onkar’ on the tail of one of its aircraft. The flight is set to fly from Amritsar to Stansted in the United Kingdom in wee hours of tomorrow. Air India … Continue reading Air India depicts ‘Ek Onkar’ symbol on its aircraft to mark Guru Nanak’s 550th birth anniversary

UP: Ayodhya Deepotsava-2019 begins

5 lakh 51 thousand earthen lamps to be lit near banks of Sarayu River   Staff Reporter/ WEB DESK Celebrations of Ayodhya Deepotsava-2019 began in Ayodhya today. This is the third consecutive year of Deepotsav in Ramnagari by the state government. Last year more than 3 lakh earthen lamps were lighted at Saryu river in … Continue reading UP: Ayodhya Deepotsava-2019 begins

Pakistan announces holiday on Deepawali

AMN / KARACHI The government of Sindh in Pakistan has announced Monday, October 28 as a holiday on account of the Hindu festival of Diwali (Deepawali) in all government offices. According to a notification from Sindh Chief Secretary Mumtaz Ali Shah dated October 25, the government declared “28th October, 2019 (Monday) as Holiday for HINDU … Continue reading Pakistan announces holiday on Deepawali

Heads of 91 Foreign Missions visit Golden Temple

AMN / AMRITSAR The Heads of 91 Foreign Missions in India today visited Golden Temple here and paid obeisance at Shri Har Mandir Sahib. The visit is part of celebrations of 550th Prakash Purab of Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji. The guests were welcomed at Shri Guru Ram Das Airport, Rajasansi by Punjab Cabinet Minister … Continue reading Heads of 91 Foreign Missions visit Golden Temple

Indian nun Mariam Thresia, four others declared Saints

AMN Indian nun Mariam Thresia and four others were declared Saints by Pope Francis at a grand ceremony at the Vatican City today. Mariam Thresia, who founded the Congregation of the Sisters of the Holy Family in Thrissur in May 1914, was raised to the highest position within the centuries-old institution during the ceremony at … Continue reading Indian nun Mariam Thresia, four others declared Saints

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