Guru Nanak Jayanti being celebrated with religious fervour in India and abroad
- It marks the birth of the first Sikh Guru, Guru Nanak Dev Ji, who laid the foundation of Sikhism.
- This year marks the 552nd birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji.
- On this day, devotees around the world offer prayers.
- The Golden temple in Amritsar celebrates Gurpurab with much aplomb.
- In his Mann Ki Baat program, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said that he is deeply inspired by the noble ideals of Guru Nanak Dev.