New Delhi: Guru Nanak Jayanti or Guru Parv in Sikh religion, which marks the birth anniversary of the first Sikh Guru ‘Guru Nanak Dev’, will be celebrated on Friday, 23 November 2018.
According to mythological beliefs, the gurus who succeeded Guru Nanak celebrated his birthday.
On this day, the devotees read the scriptures from the holy book, Guru Granth Sahib, in a single continuous ceremony, called Akhand Path, which usually lasts up to 48 hours.
Here’s taking a short trip down the memory lane to virtually visit the gurudwara associated with him and the other Sikh Gurus.
Gurudwara Hari Mandir Sahib (Golden Temple), Punjab
Takht Sri Patna Sahib, Bihar
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, New Delhi
Gurudwara Mattan Sahib, Jammu and Kashmir
Takhat Sachkhand Shri Hazur Abchalnagar Sahib Gurudwara, Maharashtra