Pakistani Sikhs celebrate Guru Gobind Singh Ji’s Parkash Purab with Fervor

NANKANA SAHIB, Pakistan—351st birth anniversary of tenth Sikh master Guru Gobind Singh Ji was celebrated with full fervor and enthusiasm by the Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhik Committee on January 5 at Gurdwara Janam Asthan, Nankana Sahib (Pakistan).

Following the culmination of Sri Akhand Path Sahib on January 5, various local Raagi Jathas addressed and delighted the present Sikh masses with recitation of Gurbani verses in melodious tones and addressed the religious discourse.

A special competition themed on Sikh religion was also held among the students of Guru Nanak Ji Public School by Yang Singh Sewa Society. 

Speaking to Sikh24, S. Harmeet Singh informed that the Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhik Committee had been marking the Gurpurabs as per basic Nanakshahi calendar and will also keep on following the similar trend in future also.

Entire portion of Gurdwara Janam Asthan, Nankana Sahib (Pakistan) was beautifully decorated with flowers and special lighting was done to make it shine in the night. All the devotees enjoyed the various dishes cooked in the Langar of Gurdwara Sahib.

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