List of Sikh Guru Purab to be celebrated in 2017 with dates are presented below.
Guru Purab Dates 2017
Sikhs celebrate the remembrance day of the ten Sikh gurus as Gurpurabs. Observed as Gurupurab by the Sikhs, these mark the birth anniversary or martyrdom of any of the ten Sikh gurus. Sikh Gurus are known world over for their sacrifice and service to the humanity, their birthdays are thus celebrated in a grand way. The main day witnesses large scale celebration with kirtan (devotional songs) and stories dedicated to the Guru. Guru Granth sahib (the Sikh holy book) is read continuously throughout the day. This is followed by an Ardaas - a Sikh prayer. Guru ka Langar (Free food) is prepared and served in all the Gurdwaras across the world. Entire Sikh community celebrates every Gurpurab by visiting gurdwaras, and serving free food to all. Celebrations on Sikh Gurpurab remain same except for the hymns and history for the respective Gurpurab.
2017 Guru Purab Calendar Dates
|Birth Anniversary||Punjabi Date||Gregorian Date|
|Guru Angad Dev ji||Vaisakh 25||May 7|
|Guru Amar Das ji||Jeth 7||May 20|
|Guru Ram Das ji||Katik 2||October 17|
|Guru Arjan Dev ji||Vaisakh 17||April 29|
|Guru Har Gobind ji||Harh 8||June 21|
|Guru Har Rai ji||Magh 27||February 9|
|Guru Har Krishan ji||July 23|
|Guru Tegh Bahadur ji||Vaisakh 15||April 27|
|Guru Nanak dev ji||November 04 (Saturday)|
|Guru Gobind Singh ji||January 05|