AGARTALA | November 12, 2019:
The Sikhs community today in Tripura, observed Guru Nanak Jayanti at Agartala. This year marks the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev.
Guru Nanak Jayanti is being celebrated with religious fervour, as this day marks the birth of the first Sikh Guru, Guru Nanak, who laid the foundation of Sikhism.
On this day, Sikh devotees around the world offer prayers. The Golden temple in Amritsar celebrates Gurpurab with gaiety and enthusiasm.
Guru Nanak Jayanti is normally celebrated in the month of October- November. The three day festival starts with Akhand Path during which the Granth Sahib is read continuously and the conclusion of the reading coincides with the day of the festival.