Guru Nanak Jayanti 2022: General Knowledge Question and Answer About Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji
Guru Nanak Jayanti 2022: Every year on the Purnima in Shukla Paksha in the month of Kartik, the birth anniversary of the first Guru of Sikhism, Shri Guru Nanak Dev is celebrated. This year on November 8, the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev is being celebrated.
Guru Nanak Jayanti is celebrated as Guru Parv or Prakash Parv. This is the most important festival celebrated in Sikhism. On the day of Guru Nanak Jayanti, Kirtan Darbar is decorated in Gurdwaras. Prabhat Pheri is taken out in the morning. Also, Langar is organized for the devotees in the Gurudwaras Sahibs.
Let’s Read Gk General Knowledge Question and Answer About Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji
When was Guru Nanak Dev Ji born?
15 April 1469
Where was Guru Nanak Dev Ji born?
Guru Nanak Ji Was Born in Roy-Bhoy’s Talwandi, which is today in Pakistan,
What was the name of Guru Nanak’s father?
Guru Nanak Dev’s Father’s Name is Mehta Kalu formally Kalyan Das, (1440–1520)
What was the occupation of Guru Nanak Dev’s father?
Guru Nanak Dev’s father was the Patwari (accountant) for crop revenue in Talwandi village.
What was the name of the sister of Guru Nanak Dev Ji?
Guru Nanak Dev had a sister, Bebe Nanaki, who was five years older than him.
Why did Guru Nanak Dev Ji go to Sultanpur?
In 1475, Nanak’s sister married in Sultanpur. Guru Nanak wanted to stay with his sister for some days and hence went to Sultanpur.
When and with whom did Guru Nanak Dev Ji gets married?
On 24 September 1487, Nanak married Mata Sulakkhani, daughter of Mul Chand and Chando Rani in the city of Batala.
Where did Guru Nanak Dev Ji get married?
When did Guru Nanak Dev Ji attain enlightenment?
1496 was the year of his enlightenment when he started his mission.
When did Guru Nanak Dev’s Dharma Yatra start?
Nanak’s journey began in 1496 at the age of 27, when he left his family for a period of thirty years.
How many journeys (Udasis) did Guru Nanak Ji undertake in his lifetime?
Where did Guru Nanak Ji go on his first Udasis?
During his first Udasi, Guru Nanak covered much of today’s India and Pakistan. This journey lasted for seven years and is believed to have taken place between 1500 and 1507 AD.
Where did Guru Nanak Ji go on his second Udasi?
On his second visit, Guru Nanak visited most of what is today Sri Lanka. This journey also lasted for about seven years.
Where did Guru Nanak Ji go in his third Udasis?
In his third journey, Guru Nanak covered the difficult terrains of the Himalayas and places such as Kashmir, Nepal, Tashkent, Tibet, and Sikkim. This journey lasted for about five years and took place between 1514 and 1519 AD.
Where did Guru Nanak Ji go on his fourth Udasi?
He then traveled to places like Mecca and most of the Middle East on his fourth voyage. It lasted for about three years.
Where did Guru Nanak Ji go on his fifth and last journey (Udasis)?
In his fifth and final journey, which lasted for two years, Guru Nanak focused on spreading the message in the region of Punjab.
Who accompanied Guru Nanak Dev Ji in most of his travels?
Bhai Mardana Ji was also accompanying him on most of his travels.
How many years did Guru Nanak Dev Ji travel in his life?
Guru Nanak spent 24 years of his life on his journey, which covered an astonishing distance of 28,000 km by foot.
Whom did Guru Nanak Dev Ji appoint as his successor?
Guru Nanak appointed Bhai Lehna as the successor guru, naming him Guru Angad.
When did Guru Nanak Ji Dev died?
Guru Nanak died on 22 September 1539 in Kartarpur at the age of 70.
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