Guru Nanak Dev

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Guru Nanak Dev

Guru Nanak was the founder of the religion of Sikhism.He was born on 15 April 1469, now celebrated as Prakash Divas of Guru Nanak Dev, into a Bedi Kshatriya family in the village of Rāi Bhōi dī Talwandī, now called Nankana Sahib, near Lahore, Pakistan.

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Gurdwara Janam Asthan

Gurdwara Janam Asthaan, the shrine representing the home of Mehta Kalyan Dass and Mata Tripta, father and mother respectively of Guru Nanak Dev, where the Guru was born, was established by Baba Dharam Chand son of Baba Lakhmi Das and grandson of Guru Nanak Dev.

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Gurdwara Janam Asthan
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Sikh Gurus

Guru Nanak was the first of the ten Sikh Gurus. The Sikhs believe that all subsequent Gurus possessed Guru Nanak’s divinity and religious authority, and were named "Nanak" in the line of succession.

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Sikh Gurus
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Family of Guru Nanak

The family of Guru Nanak Devji Including his friend Bhala ji.

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Family of Guru Nanak
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Bebe Nanaki Ji

Bebe Nanaki ji was elder sister of Guru Nanak and the daughter of Kalian Chand and Mata Tripta.Five years older then Guru Nanak, she was the first to recognize his spiritual eminence and to become his devotee. She protected Nanak from their father's wrath, when repeatedly he disappointed and angered him.

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Bebe Nanaki Ji
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Birth Of Guru Nanak

At his birth an astrologer, who came to write his horoscope, insisted on seeing the child. On seeing the infant, he is said to have worshipped him with clasped hands and remarked that "I regret that I shall never live to see young Guru Nanak as an adult.”

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Birth Of Guru Nanak
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Giving Advice

Nanak dev ji said to kirat karo means making a living honestly,without exploitation or wrong doings and told people to share with others, helping those with less who are in need.

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Giving Advice
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Guru Granth Sahib

Guru Granth Sahib Ji is enshrined the Holy Word of God. The Holy Word enshrined therin is the heart and soul of Guru Nanak Dev Ji and all the divine saints. The message of Guru Granth Sahib Ji is that of love for God and all humanity.

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Guru Granth Sahib
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Nagar kirtan

Nagar kirtan is a religious procession, to mark the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev at Gurdwara Janam Asthan in Punjab’s Nankana Sahib district.

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Nagar kirtan
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Guru Nanak

Happy Guru Nanak Jayanti. Follow his teachings and have a great life.

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Guru Nanak
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