Wednesday, March 14, 2007

Happy New Year (Sikh)

Happy New Year! and Congratulations on Gurpurab (from - Sikh festival or special day is called Gurpurb, meaning "Guru's remembrance day").

For those who don't know it is the Sikh New Year today and Gurpurab (Gurgadi Guru Har Rai Sahib) when the 7th Guru of the Sikhs assumed leadership of the Sikh Nation.

The following is available on Google Video from the Tampa Sikh Sangat and which I received in an email....

Welcome to 539th Nanakshahi Sikh New Year

Description: Gurmat lecture : Beginning of 539th New Year as per Nanakshahi Sikh Calender - Historical background and Significance :By Dr. Bhai Sahib Mohan Singh 'Rattan' Principal , Sikh Heritage College at Gurudwara Sahib Tampa, Florida U.S.A.

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