The literal meaning of the word Gurupurab is ‘the day of Guru’. in step with the lunisolar calendar, Puranmashi of Kartik month in 1469 is the birthdate of the guru. The United Nations agency is the founding father of faith. To celebrate this necessary day, Sikhs confiscate Prabhat Pheris. they’re early morning processions whereby folks begin gathering at the gurdwara and so go around the vicinity singing hymns.
- It is commemorated by the Sikh community everywhere around the globe.
- The birth anniversaries of all 10 Sikh gurus area units are commemorated in Gurpurabs, though Nanak and Guru Gobind Singh area units are the foremost necessary.