Who is Guru Nanak Dev Ji in Punjabi?
pronunciation; born as Nānak on 15 April 1469 – 22 September 1539), also referred to as Bābā Nānak (‘father Nānak’), was the founder of Sikhism and is the first of the ten Sikh Gurus. His birth is celebrated worldwide as Guru Nanak Gurpurab on Katak Pooranmashi (‘full-moon of Kattak’), i.e. October–November.
Why Guru Nanak birthday is celebrated in November?
According to the controversial Bhai Bala Janamsakhi, it claims Guru Nanak was born on the Full Moon (Pooranmashi) of the Indian Lunar Month Kartik. The Sikhs have been celebrating Guru Nanak’s Gurpurab around November for this reason and has it been ingrained in Sikh Traditions.
When is the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak?
In 2020, it will be held on 12 November Which is a Tuesday and will mark the 551th birth anniversary of Gurunanak Dev Ji. About Gurunanak Dev Ji, Guru Nanak Dev ji Birthday
Which is the poem of Guru Nanak Dev ji?
Sri Chand Ji is said to have composed an Aarta – a poem in name of his father, Guru Nanak Dev Ji. Many of his compositions are known to be part of the Udasi scripture, Matra Sahib. The 17th Ashtapadi of Sukhmani Sahib is said to have been composed by Sri Chand on the occasion of a visit by Guru Arjan .
Who was the elder son of Guru Nanak?
Sri Chand. Sri Chand Ji, also referred to as Baba Sri Chand (8 September 1494 – 13 January 1629), was the founder of the ascetic sect of Udasi and was the elder son of Guru Nanak, first Guru and founder of Sikhism. He was born to Mata Sulakhani on Bhadra sudi 9, 1551 Bikrami (i.e. 8 September 1494).
Where did Guru Nanak and Jai Ram live?
Nanaki married Jai Ram and went to his town of Sultanpur, where he was the steward (modi) to Daulat Khan Lodi, the eventual governor of Lahore. Guru Nanak was attached to his older sister, and, in traditional Indian fashion, he followed her to Sultanpur to live with her and her husband.