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How do people celebrate guru nanaks festival?
Usually all Guruprabs are celebrated in the same manner with continuous reading of Guru Granth Sahib Ji which usually takes 48 hours, during this time Sikhs visit Gurudwara (Sikh's place of worship) helping the the prepeartion of Langar (Community meal), singing the hymns from Guru Granth Sahib Ji. ...
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What are some Major Celebrations of Sikhism?
The following are Sikhism holidays/celebrations: Birthday of Guru Gobind Singh, Birthday of Guru Har Rai, Nanakshahi New Year, Inauguration of Guru Har Rai, Death of Guru Har Govind, Birthday of Guru Nanak Dev, Vaisakhi Day the origin the origin of the Khalsa, Death of Guru Angad Dev, Inauguration of Guru Amar Das, Death of Guru Har Krishan, Inauguration of Guru Teg Bahadar, Birthday of Guru Angad Dev, Birthday of Guru Teg Bahadar, Birthday of Guru Arjun Dev, Birthday of Guru Amar Das, Inauguration of Guru Har Govind,...
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Why is Guru Purnima celebrated?
On the day of Guru Purnima, the Devotees worships to the Spritual Guru (Teacher and Preacher). It is celebrated as a means of giving thanks to the teachers. It is an Hindu Festival celebrated mainly in India. Guru Vyasa (Author of the Mahabharat) was born on this day. ...
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How do Sikhs treat the Guru Granth sakib?
He was treated like most sikhs, but he was supposedly one of the smarter of the 10 gurus as he preached all of Guru Nanaks preaching, and some of his own. Although he was the youngest Guru and died very young helping the sick ...