350th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh being celebrated across country

350th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh being celebrated across country

The "Prabhat Pheri", a religious parikrama (taking rounds) by devotees began early morning with recitings of couplets from Holy "Guru Granth Sahib" at Takhta Harimandir Sahib in Patna city.

The 350th birth anniversary of the 10th and last Sikh Guru, Guru Gobind Singh is being celebrated across the country with main function being held at Takht Harmandar Sahib in Patna where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will arrive today to participate in the Prakash Parva.

"May Guru Gobind Singh Ji bless you and your family with joy, peace and happiness for eternity may he inspire us to be a better human being". Apart from Sikh the other communities also celebrate the Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti as huge population follow Guru Gobind Singh's philosophy literally. To mark the occasion, here we share 5 must-know facts about Shri Guru Gobind Singh, who was not only a Guru but a warrior too.

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"Guru Gobind Singhji has inspired mankind 350 years ago, the world should know it", said Modi as addressed a gathering of devotees on the occasion of "Prakash Utsav" at Gandhi Maidan in Patna.

Sikh Guru Sri Gobind Singh ji was born in the Northern Indian state known as Bihar, where he was also a courageous warrior, poet and deep philosopher. "He sacrificed his entire life at the altar of safeguarding the rights of underprivileged", Gandhi said in a statement. It is a day to rededicate ourselves to the ideals of equality, brotherhood and compassion as epitomised by Guru Gobind Singhji.

"May Guru Gobind Singh Ji be your guiding star through your life and may he shower blessings on you this Gurpurab". May Guru Ji's Divine Love and Blessings be with you Always.

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