Guru Nanak Jayanti celebrated with religious fervour

Watch: 900 Indian pilgrims head to Pakistan to celebrate the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak

At Nankana Sahib - the most sacred place for Sikhs - "Khalistan Referendum 2020" banners could be seen on all walls of Janam Asthan along with pictures of Bhindranwala Singh, who was killed during 1984 Operation Blue Star carried out at Golden Temple in Amritsar by the Indian army. The first of the faith's 10 spiritual leaders, he devoted his life to promoting equality, altruism, tolerance and compassion. His birth is celebrated world wide as Guru Nanak Dev Jayanti or Gurpurab on the full-moon day in the month of Katak, which falls during the months of October-November. Guru Nanak birth anniversary celebrations glorify the doctrines of Sikhism.

President Donald Trump has extended warm wishes to Sikhs on the occasion of the 548th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Devji, the founder and first Guru of Sikhism.

The teachings and ideals of Guru Nanak are still relevant and will be in future too. The morning part also includes singing hymns, a Katha session and ends with a Kirtan. His birthday is celebrated as "Guru Nanak Jayanti".

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Summary: People also gathered at Gurdwara Singh Shaheedan in Sohana to pay their respects. In a tweet, Mr Modi said people bow to the venerable Sri Guru Nanak Dev and recall his noble thoughts.

Governor N N Vohra, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, National Conference president Farooq Abdullah, State Congress President Ghulam Ahmed Mir and others had greeted the people on the occasion. He is the first Guru of the Sikh religion and the Sikh people follow all the teachings of the Guru Nanak.

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