Guru Nanak Jayanti is the birth day of first Guru of Sikh religion. In Sikhism all of the festivities rotate around the birth days of their all ten Gurus. The entire followers of Sikhism are eminent anniversaries of Gurus with great keenness each of the year. Guru Nanak Jayanti is one of the celebrations for Sikh community. This is a festival in Sikhism.
People from this society not only celebrate this festival in India but also well-known in various places where Sikhs are living today. Guru Nanak had born in 1469 on the day of full moon day in month of Kartik of Hindu calendar.
Guru Nanak was the founder of Sikhism. And this day of Guru Nanak Jayanti is celebrated each of years with gregarious feelings among people. On the day of Guru Nanak Jayanti the day commences early on sunrise with the playing of Asa-di-Var and it is a hymns of early morning and this hymns from the Sikh people followed by Katha together with speech and recital of poems in the admire of the Guru Nanak. After it they organize a Langar or we can say an extraordinary society lunch, which is arranged at the Gurudwaras by volunteers. The thought behind the free shared lunch is that people should be offered food in the strength of service and attachment.
Guru Nanak Jayanti In 2012: November 28, 2012
Guru Nanak Jayanti celebrated each of years in various places of Gurudwaras of Sikhism religion. Remarkable in Nankana Sahib at Pakistan where Guru Nanak had born celebrated on large scale. In India it is also celebrated with big scale each of year and in year 2012 this will be perform as on 28th November.