The first Prakash Purb of the Sri Guru Granth Sahib
was celebrated in the year 1604 at Golden temple and the holy book was then carried to Darbar Sahib from Ramsar Gurdwara.
Sikhs consider the Guru Granth Sahib
to be a living guru, so the road is swept clean ahead of it.
At Darbar, Nanakpanthis chant Shabad Kirtan, singing hymns from the Guru Granth Sahib
. It is believed that Shabad Kirtan began in the sixteenth century as a musical expression of mystical poetry and accompanied by the musical instrument Rabab by Bhai Mardana, a Muslim follower of Baba Guru Nanak.
He said: "We hold all our Gurus in high regard and now have the Guru Granth Sahib
to teach us.
They had business to attend to in Calcutta, some wished to look for work there, and most importantly, the passengers wanted to place the Guru Granth Sahib
, which they had taken with them on their journey, in a Calcutta Gurdwara.
Dozens of devotees are expected to throng the two temples in Jalalabad on Thursday to listen to recitation from the Guru Granth Sahib
In reverence to the tenth Guru's prophecy, the Society has endeavored to establish an International Center for Comparative Religious Studies as a part of AKAL UNIVERSITY with special emphasis on the Teachings of Guru Granth Sahib
and establishing center to translate Guru Granth Sahib
in original ragas in different languages of the world.
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On April 13 1699 the tenth Guru, Guru Gobind Singh Ji, called a mass gathering of Sikhs and initiated the five beloved ones (Panj Pyare) and established the Khalsa order of Saint Soldiers, bringing to fruition a way of life that had been lived by the 10 Gurus and which would be guided by the immortal message conveyed through them and installed as The Word or Shabad Guru in Sri Guru Granth Sahib
Equal respect is paid to all the holy books, so you may find a Koran, the Bhagavad-Gita, different Bibles, the Avesta and the Guru Granth Sahib
all in the same lodge.
The flights are being operated in order to facilitate participation of followers of the Sikh saint Guru Gobind Singh in the 300 years celebrations of the holy script Guru Granth Sahib
at Guru Hajoor Sahib in Nanded.