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Modi offers prayers at Gurudwara on Guru Teg Bahadur’s 400th Birthday

Modi at Gurudwara

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday morning visited Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib in the national capital and offered prayers on the occasion of 400th Prakash Purab of Guru Teg Bahadur. He visited the Gurudwara without a security route and special security arrangements. Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Modi had extended greetings on social media. Prayed at Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib today. We can never forget the life, ideals and supreme sacrifice of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 1, 2021 “On the special occasion of his 400th Parkash Purab, I bow to Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji. He is widely respected globally for his courage and his efforts to serve the downtrodden. He refused to bow to tyranny and injustice. His supreme sacrifice gives strength and motivation to many,” the Prime Minister tweeted. On the …

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Can’t imagine any period in last 4 centuries without Guru Tegh Bahadur’s influence: Modi

Modi Guru Tegh Bahadur 400th

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that the period of history in India in the last four centuries cannot be imagined without the influence of Guru Tegh Bahadur, the ninth Sikh Guru. The Prime Minister was speaking during a meeting of the High-Level Committee (HLC) to commemorate the 400th birth anniversary of the ninth Sikh Guru, Guru Tegh Bahadur (Prakash Purab), via video conferencing that was chaired by him. “In the last four centuries, there no period of India that we can imagine without the influence of Guru Teg Bahadur ji! As the ninth Guru, we all get inspiration from him,” he said. On April 1, the birth anniversary of Guru Tegh Bahadur is commemorated. He is best known for protecting Sikhs and Hindus from a 17th-century law that forced them to convert to Islam.┬áHe is known for making …

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Indian Cinema: Nanak Shah Fakir

nanak shah movie

This film releases in Ster-Kinekor cinemas at the Gateway Theatre of Shopping in Durban and The Zone@Rosebank in Johannesburg on Friday, 17 April.

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