Question 1 - Prakash 2012:
When is Guru Teg Bahadar Ji's Prakash 2012 Nanakshahi 543 / 544?
Answer 1 - Prakash 2012:
In year 544 of the Nanakshahi Sikhism calendar, Guru Teg Bahadar Ji's birthday gurpurab is calculated to be observed on April 18, 2012.
Question 2 - Guru Gadee Divas 2012:
What is the date of Guru Teg Bahadar Ji's inauguration gurpurab commemoration 2012 Nanakshahi 543 / 544?
Answer 2 - Guru Gadee Divas 2012:
In Sikhism, the guru's inaugruation day is known as guru gadee divas.
In Nanakshahi year 544 Guru Teg Bahadar Ji's inauguration gurpurab is commemorated on April 16, 2012.
Question 3 - Joti Jot Shaheed 2012:
What is the date of Guru Teg Bahadar Ji's joti jot gurpurab commemoration in 2012 Nanakshahi 543 / 544?
Answer 3 - Joti Jot 2012:
According to the Nanakshahi calendar year 544, Guru Teg Bahadar Ji's martyrdom is commemorated on November 24, 2012.
Important Sikhism Commemorative Events 2012:
The 2012 (Nanakshahi Year 543 / 544) Sikhism gurpurab holiday calendar is based on Nanakshahi Calendar conversions and marked with commemorative dates from Sikh History. The free Sikhism events calendar 2012 features Gurbani quotes and exquisite photographs of the Golden Temple.
Gurpurab dates commemorate important events in the lives the ten gurus. Gurpurab dates may be observed as a festive or solemn occasion as historic events warrant. Many gurpurab dates are fixed, however some which correspond to festivals tied to the Indian astrological calendar and are observed on different dates each year.
Other important Sikh holidays correspond to a revolving calendar and change every year including:
- Hola Mohalla
- Nanakshahi New Year
- Vaisakhi Day
- Annual NYC Sikh Day Parade Manhattan
- Guru Gadee Guru Granth Sahib
- Yuba City Annual Sikh Parade
Ongoing controversial amendments of the Nanakshahi calendar correlate with the ever fluctuating Indian calendar based on astrological predictions and lunar influences. Dating for 2012 Nanakshahi year 544 corresponds with the modern day Gregorian calendar in use in America and other Western countries.