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Baba Nanak’s Urs ‘Joti Jot’ starts in Kartarpur

Pilgrims performed religious rites and participated in the collective prayers. 

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Baba Nanak’s Urs starts in Kartarpur!

Sikhs’ spiritual leader Baba Guru Nanak’s three days long 482nd Urs called “Joti Jot” started at Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur, Narowal.

As being reported more than 30,000 devotees, mostly foreign pilgrims are attending the three days event.

Pilgrims performed religious rites and participated in the collective prayers. 

They also visited the places and objects attributed to Baba Guru Nanak.

On Monday, the religious ceremony began with a prayer service at 10 am. While Nishan Sahib and Chola Sahib’s serving ceremony was also held during the first day of celebrations.

While on Tuesday, September 21, the procession of Nagar Kirtan was led by 5 loved ones to the Zero Line.

Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee member Inderjit Singh earlier said that the procession of Nagar Kirtan headed by 5 loved ones would go to Zero Line on September 21, in which Indian Sangats (companions) would be invited.

Pakistan government allowed Indian Sikh pilgrims to participate in the event of Baba Guru Nanak’s death anniversary at Kartarpur. 

 The government removed the Indian status from the Category-C travel list and allowed its fully vaccinated citizens to visit Kartarpur.

the authorSaman Siddiqui
Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.