Guru Nanak Jayanti is an important religious festival celebrated by the Sikh community to commemorate the birth of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism. This year, it will be observed on Monday, November 27, 2023. It is usually observed in November and is also known as Gurpurab. On this day, Sikhs all over the world gather at Gurudwaras to offer prayers, sing hymns and take part in processions. The festivities usually start with Akhand Path, a non-stop reading of the Guru Granth Sahib, the holy book of the Sikhs, which continues for two days. The day is marked by grand celebrations, feasts, and fireworks. The festival is a symbol of love, brotherhood, and equality, and it reminds people to follow the teachings of Guru Nanak and lead a life of service and compassion.