Advertisement

HindustanTimes Sat,22 Nov 2014

Devotees take holy dips on Guru Arjan Dev's martyrdom day

PTI  Chandigarh, June 01, 2014
First Published: 15:46 IST(1/6/2014) | Last Updated: 08:50 IST(2/6/2014)

Rich tributes were paid to fifth Sikh Guru Arjan Dev across Punjab on his martyrdom day today.


Several devotees bath in the 'sarovar' (sacred pond) of the historic gurdwara at Sri Muktsar Sahib.

Devotees also took bath in the 'sarovar' of Gurudwara Gadri Sahib Baba Farid at Kotkapura and also in 'sarovars' of Nanaksar and Takhtupura in Moga district.

After taking bath, the devotees attended 'kirtan' and 'Akahand Path' (prayer) in gurdwaras.

Community kitchens were also organised by devotees in gurdwaras.

On the occasion, religious preachers urged devotees to follow the noble teachings of Guru Arjan Dev.

comment Note: By posting your comments here you agree to the terms and conditions of www.hindustantimes.com
blog comments powered by Disqus
Advertisement
more from Chandigarh

20 IPS, 7 HPS officers transferred in Haryana

The BJP government in Haryana on Friday transferred 20 IPS and seven HPS officers, including the police chiefs of several districts. Among the IPS officers, Navdeep Singh Virk, has been posted as the commissioner of police, Gurgaon, with additional charge of IG, security.
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved