November 12, 2019, 11:01 am
The 550th Prakash Parv of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji Maharaj, the first Guru of Sikhism, is being celebrated with pomp across the country. Remembering the ideals of Guru Nanak Dev and his contribution towards the society, the entire nation is saluting him. Gurdwaras across the country have been decorated like brides. Since midnight, a large crowd of people who are offering prayers in the gurudwaras are gathering. On Tuesday, President Ramnath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the countrymen on this occasion.
PM Modi wrote from his official Twitter handle, 'Today, on the occasion of 550th Prakash Parv of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, I congratulate all the countrymen. Today is the day for Guru Maharaj to dedicate himself to fulfill the dream of a just, inclusive and harmonious society.
Guru Nanak Dev Ji was born to Karthik Purnima. Nanak Dev ji made many trips to make the society aware. He visited places like Haridwar, Ayodhya, Prayag, Kashi, Gaya, Patna, Assam, Bikaner, Pushkar Tirtha, Delhi, Panipat, Kurukshetra, Jagannathpuri, Rameshwar, Somnath, Dwarka, Narmadat, Multan, Lahore etc. Guru Nanak said that God is one, but he has many forms. He is the creator of all and he himself takes the form of human beings. Guru Nanak Quotes influenced the lives of millions of people. Even today, people can change their lives by adopting the thoughts of Nanak Dev Ji