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550th Birth Anniversary of Guru Nanak: SAD, Congress start drives to paint holy town

While SAD is spending around Rs 5 crore on painting the town white over the next month, the Congress-led municipal council has decided to open its coffers to help residents who cannot afford to paint their residences, but isn’t insisting on a particular colour.

550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak: Punjab Cabinet nod to convene special Vidhan Sabha session

The Cabinet also resolved to take up, with the External Affairs Minister, the matter of allowing visa-free entry to the devotees intending to visit Gurdwara Sri Kartarpur Sahib in Pakistan, without any entry fee, facilitation charges, service charges.


Yatra to mark Guru Nanak’s 550th birth anniversary leaves Pune

Retracing Guru Nanak’s journey with an aim to spread his message, the countrywide yatra had commenced from Gurudwara Sri Nanak Jhira Saheb, Bidar, Karnataka.

Govt-SGPC panel for Guru Nanak birth anniversary celebrations fails to take off, both blame each other

While the SGPC claimed that the first meeting of the panel was scheduled for Wednesday and could not be held, the Punjab government has been silent on the matter.

The picture story

Film historian Mandeep Singh Sidhu on building an archive of Punjabi films and his book The Illustrated History of Punjabi Cinema

Guru Nanak birth anniversary: Pakistan reaches out to Sikhs in UK, seeks their participation

To mark the occasion of the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak, Bukhari made a series of commitments regarding visas for religious reasons.


A tribute to Guru Nanak: Creating forests in his name in India, Pakistan

In a tribute to the Guru ahead of his 550th birth anniversary, a unique project — Guru Nanak Sacred Forests — has been set rolling in India (mainly Punjab) and Pakistan, where volunteers are converting empty patches of land into forests.

Explained: The role of the 5 Sikh takhts, and the debate over a proposal for a 6th

A look at the significance of takhts, and both sides of the debate over a proposal for a 6th.

Kartarpur opening

India should build on the leap of faith that it has taken on the proposed corridor for Sikh pilgrims.

Guru Nanak Jayanti 2018: Inspirational Quotes by Guru Nanak Dev Ji

Guru Nanak Jayanti 2018 (Gurpurab) Quotes: On this day, to celebrate his birth anniversary, we bring a few memorable, inspiring quotes by Guru Nanak.