Baisakhi Festival Traditions:

Baisakhi Festival

Baisakhi Festival

It is one of the major festivals of Sikhs, celebrated on 13/ 14 April every year. Baisakhi is also known as Vaisakhi. The villagers of Punjab, Punjabi rock to the beats of drums & celebrate the day with lot of fun. People celebrate with different style. The whole day people listen to the religious kirtan. People wear colorful new clothes. Everyone comes to the gurudwara for the great Langer.

The women wear salwar kameez to perform gidda and the men wear traditional bangra dress to dance on Punjabi folk songs. On this day people prepare Halwa and several tasty things at home. The Sikkhs celebrate Baisakhi festival as a New Year day. It has been marked very significant religious event of the making of Khalsa. Guru Govind Singh said Sikhs to wear and keep five K’s : kesh or long hair, kangha or comb, kripan or dagger, kachha or shorts & a Kada or bracelet in hand.

Guru Govind Singh gave the men surname as Singh (Lion) to every Sikh and Sikh women surname as Kaur (Princess.)

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Baisakhi is mark of beginning of a new solar year. You can wish your dear one by sending Baisakhi Quotes. Guru Gobind Singh has said some quotes to the Sikh followers. Some of good Baisakhi Quotes are as follows:

Famous Baisakhi Quotes:

Baisakhi Quote

Baisakhi Quote

  • “I am a sacrifice to those who meditate on the Lord night and day.”
  • “The greatest comforts and lasting peace are obtained, when one eradicates selfishness from within.”
  • “Peace and happiness shall fill your mind deep within, if you act according to truth and self discipline.”
  • “The Lord Himself reveals the Path, He Himself is the Doer of deeds.”
  • “The Supreme Lord God is pleased with those who fall at the Guru s Feet.”
  • Have a prosperous Baisakhi
  • Conveying my heartiest Greetings of warmth joy peace & prosperity to you & your family. On the joy occasion of Baisakhi.
  • As celebration is knocking on the door I wish May God bless you with golden Harvests of joy. On this Baisakhi.

Baisakhi de tyohaar diya Dher saari Wadhaaiayan”
Amidst the rich harvest…Across the green vegetation…
Baisakhi has arrived… In all the dignity…So let’s rejoice and celebrate in style.

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