Guru Nanak Jayanti 2019: When is this festival and why is this festival celebrated?

Guru Nanak Jayanti 2019: When is this festival and why is this festival celebrated?

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Guru Nanak Dev Ji’s birthday is celebrated on Kartik Purnima. On 15 April 1469, Talwandi in Punjab which is now in Pakistan and also known as Nankana Sahib. Guru Nanak Dev ji was born to mother Tripta and farmer father Kalyan Chand Das Bedi. Guru Nanak Dev Ji’s birth anniversary Gurupurab or Guru Parva is the most revered and important day celebrated in the Sikh community.

Guru Nanak Dev Ji is the first (Adi Guru) of the Sikhs. Guru Nanak Dev Jifollowers address him by the names Nanak, Nanak Dev Ji, Baba Nanak and Nanak Shah. They are also called Nanak Lama in Ladakh and Tibet.

When is Guru Nanak Jayanti in 2019?

In the year 2019, Guru Nanak Jayanti will be celebrated on 12 November. The Sikh community celebrates Guru Nanak Jayanti with great enthusiasm and reverence. It is a festival like Diwali for them. Shabad-kirtans are performed in Gurdwaras on this Guru Nanak Jayanti. Langars are organized at different places and Guru Vani is recited.

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Who was Guru Nanak Dev?

Guru Nanak Dev ji was spiritual and knowledgeable since childhood. The stories of Guru Nanak Dev ji’s childhood are still very relevant today. Guru Nanak Dev ji’s mind was certainly not in the worldly life, but he chose the path of spirituality without renunciation. Guru Nanak Dev ji believed that human beings have no right to turn away from their duties as monks.

Guru Nanak Jayanti Muhurat 2019

  • Full moon date starts from 18:01 pm (11 November 2019)
  • Full moon date ends – 19:04 pm (12 November 2019)

Ten teachings of Guru Nanak Dev ji

1. God the Father is one.

2- Always worship the same God.

3 – God is present everywhere and in every living being.

4 – Those who do devotion to God have no fear of anyone.

5 – You should fill your stomach with honesty and hard work.

6 – Do not think about doing bad deeds nor persecute anyone.

7 – Always be happy, always apologize to God.

8 – Out of hard work and honesty, help the needy.

9 – Look at everyone from the same perspective, men and women are equal.

10 – Food is necessary to keep the body alive. But the habit of collecting for greed and greed is bad.

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