Monday, April 25, 2011
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From: Punjab PHP
Date: Mon, Apr 25, 2011 at 8:28 AM
Subject: Baisakhi Mela report of narowal, Pakistan
To:Pakisan Hindu Post (PHP)
Hindu Sudhar Sabha, Pakistan (HSSP) arranged a 2011 Baisakhi Mela in Narowal city where Hindus,Sikhs, and Muslims people participated. The chief guest of this Baisakhi Mela at Narowal were Mr.Gulam hussan a general secretary for Pakistan People Party (PPP) for Punjab province of Pakistan.
Vaisakhi (Punjabi: ਵਿਸਾਖੀ visākhī, Hindi: बैसाखी baisākhī, also known as Baisakhi, Vaishakhi, or Vasakhi) is an ancient harvest festival celebrated across North India, especially in the state of Punjab.
In Sikhism, it is one of the most significant holidays in the Sikh calendar, commemorating the establishment of the Khalsa at Anandpur Sahib in 1699, by the 10th Sikh Guru, Guru Gobind Singh. This day is also observed as the beginning of the Hindu solar new year celebrated by people across Nepal and other regions of India.