Gurpurab 2018 Date

Gurpurab: The important days associated with Sikh gurus are called as 'Gurpurab'. The word Gurpurab is made of two words 'Guru' + 'Purab' (derived from Parv in Hindi), so the literal meaning of the word Gurpurab is 'day associated with Guru'.
A complete list of Gurpurabs 2018 dates i.e. for the Nanakshahi samvat 549-550 is given on this page. The Nanakshahi New Year starts on Sangrand of Chet month, which means that 14th March 2018 is the new year date according to the nanakshahi calendar and the year 550 will start on this date. To know the date of Parkash Diwas of Shri Guru Nanak Dev ji, jump to the section Guru Nanak Dev ji Birthday 2018.
The list given on this page includes the birthdays (Parkash Utsav), Gurgadi diwas and Jyoti-Jot days of 10 Gurus. Bithdays of some bhagats, whose teachings are included in Guru Granth Sahib ji, are also celebrated in Gurudwaras and these days are also given in the following list. The days associated with Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji like Sampuranta Diwas, First Parkash Day and Gurgadi Diwas are also included.
Sikh history is full of martyrs, who laid down their lives for the great cause of humanity. Guru Arjan Dev Ji, Guru Teg Bahdar Ji, Char Sahibzade, Mata Gujjri Ji and a large number of sikhs have sacrificed there lives for the good. Shaheedi diwas (martyrdom day) of great martyrs and days of some great historic events like Khalsa Sajna Diwas are also given importance in the sikh religion and these days are also mentioned on this page.

Guru Harkrishan Ji Gurpurab

According to Nanakshahi Calendar of 2018 released by SGPC, the Parkash Gurpurab of Shri Guru Harkrishan Ji or Guru Harkrishan Ji Birthday is on 6 August 2018 (Monday). Shri Guru Harkrishan ji was the 8th guru of sikh religion. He became the youngest Guru in Sikhism at the age of five in 1661 and is also known as Bal Guru. He contracted smallpox and died of the disease in 1664 before reaching his eighth birthday.

Gurudwara Bangla Sahib in Delhi is the most famous place associated with Guru ji, which was built on the site where Guru Har Krishan ji helped the sick. Read more about Guru Harkrishan Ji on this wikipedia page Guru Harkrishan ji.

Guru Nanak Dev Ji Birthday 2018

The parkash diwas or birthday gurpurab of Shri Guru Nanak Dev ji is celebrated on the puranmashi of Kattak month and its on 23rd Nov 2018 (Friday) in the current year. Shri Guru Nanak Dev ji was born in 1469 and this year we are celebrating 549th birthday of Guru ji. This day is also a govt holiday in Punjab and many other states of India. Shri Guru Nanak Dev ji was the founder of sikh religion, who set up a unique spiritual, social and political platform based on equality, fraternal love, goodness and virtue.
A list of coming gurpurabs and other important days in sikh history is given below:
DescriptionDateDay of Weak
Parkash Shri Guru Harkrishan Sahib Ji6 August 2018Monday
Morcha Guru Ka Bagh8 August 2018Wednesday
Jor-Mela Baba Bakala26 August 2018Sunday
Jor-Mela Gurdwara Kandh Sahib Batala29 August 2018Wednesday
Sampurnta Diwas Shri Guru Granth Sahib Ji30 August 2018Thursday

Below we have given a complete list of Gurpurab dates in 2018 according to Nanakshahi calendar released by SGPC.
Gurpurab 2018 Dates
DescriptionDateDay of Weak
Jor Mela Muktsar (Maghi)14 January 2018Sunday
Neeh Pathar Sachkhand Shri Harmandir Sahib14 January 2018Sunday
Chabiyan Da Morcha20 January 2018Saturday
Janam Baba Deep Singh Ji Shaheed27 January 2018Saturday
Parkash Shri Guru Har Rai Sahib Ji29 January 2018Monday
Janam Bhagat Ravidass Ji31 January 2018Wednesday
Vada Ghallughara (Kup Rohira) 9 February 2018Friday
Saka Nankana Sahib21 February 2018Wednesday
Jaito Da Morcha21 February 2018Wednesday
Hola Mohalla2 March 2018Friday
Nanakshahi New Year14 March 2018Wednesday
Delhi Fateh by S. Baghel Singh15 March 2018Thursday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Har Rai Sahib ji15 March 2018Thursday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Amardass Ji18 March 2018Sunday
Jyoti-Jot Shri Guru Angad Dev Ji21 March 2018Wednesday
Jyoti-Jot Shri Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji22 March 2018Thursday
Shaheedi Bhai Subeg Singh Bhai Shahbaz Singh25 March 2018Sunday
Jyoti-Jot Shri Guru Har Krishan Sahib Ji29 March 2018Thursday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji29 March 2018Thursday
Parkash Shri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji5 April 2018Thursday
Parkash Shri Guru Arjan Dev Ji7 April 2018Saturday
Janam Sahibzada Jujhar Singh Ji9 April 2018Monday
Vaisakhi (Khalsa Sajna Diwas)14 April 2018Saturday
Sikh Dastar Diwas14 April 2018Saturday
Parkash Shri Guru Angad Dev Ji16 April 2018Monday
Parkash Shri Guru Amardass Ji29 April 2018Sunday
Shaheedi Jor Mela Shri Muktsar Sahib4 May 2018Friday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji8 May 2018Tuesday
Sirhind Fateh13 May 2018Sunday
Chhota Ghallughara (Kahnuwan)16 May 2018Wednesday
Shri Akal Takth Sahib Te Hamla4 June 2018Monday
Shaheedi Diwas Shri Guru Arjan Dev Ji17 June 2018Sunday
Shaheedi Baba Banda Singh Ji Bahadur25 June 2018Sunday
Janam Bhagat Kabir Ji28 June 2018Thursday
Jor Mela Gurdwara Shri Reetha Sahib28 June 2018Thursday
Parkash Shri Guru Hargobind Sahib 29 June 2018Fridayy
Sirjna Diwas Shri Akal Takth Sahib2 July 2018Monday
Shaheedi Bhai Mani Singh Ji**9 July 2018Monday
Shaheedi Bhai Taru Singh Ji16 July 2018Monday
Meeri-Peeri Diwas Patsahi Chhevin22 July 2018Sunday
Parkash Shri Guru Harkrishan Sahib Ji6 August 2018Monday
Morcha Guru Ka Bagh8 August 2018Wednesday
Jor-Mela Baba Bakala26 August 2018Sunday
Jor-Mela Gurdwara Kandh Sahib Batala29 August 2018Wednesday
Sampurnta Diwas Shri Guru Granth Sahib Ji30 August 2018Thursday
Pehla Parkash Shri Guru Granth Sahib Ji10 September 2018Monday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Arjan Dev Ji11 September 2018Tuesday
Jyoti-Jot Shri Guru Ramdass Ji12 September 2018Wednesday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Ramdass Ji22 September 2018Saturday
Jyoti-Jot Shri Guru Amardass Ji(Jor-Mela Goindwal Sahib)25 September 2018Tuesday
Jor-Mela Baba Budha Ji (Ramdass)28 September 2018Friday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Angad Dev Ji30 September 2018Sunday
Jyoti-Jot Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji4 October 2018Thursday
Jor-Mela Bir Baba Budha Ji (Thatha)7-8 October 2018Sunday - Monday
Darbar Khalsa (Dusehra)19 October 2018Friday
Janam Baba Budha Ji (Kathunagal)23 October 2018Tuesday
Parkash Shri Guru Ramdass Ji26 October 2018Friday
Saka Panja Sahib30 October 2018Tuesday
Jyoti-Jot Shri Guru Har Rai Sahib Ji2 November 2018Friday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Har Krishan Sahib Ji2 November 2018Friday
Bandi Chhorh Diwas (Diwali)7 November 2018Wednesday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Granth Sahib Ji9 November 2018Friday
Jyoti-Jot Shri Guru Gobind Singh ji12 November 2018Monday
Shaheedi Baba Deep Singh Ji Shaheed15 November 2018Thursday
Sathapna S.G.P.C16 November 2018Friday
Janam Bhagat Namdev Ji19 November 2018Monday
Parkash Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji23 November 2018Friday
Akal Chalana Bhai Mardana Ji28 November 2018Wednesday
Janam Sahibzada Jorawar Singh Ji30 November 2018Friday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji10 December 2018Monday
Shaheedi Shri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib ji12 December 2018Wednesday
Janam Sahibzada Fateh Singh Ji14 December 2018Friday
Shaheedi Bhai Jiwan Singh Ji22 December 2018Saturday
Shaheedi Vade Sahibzade ate Chamkaur Sahib De Hor Shaheed23 December 2018Sunday
Shaheedi Bhai Sangat Singh Ji24 December 2018Monday
Shaheedi Chote Sahibzade ate Mata Gujri Ji28 December 2018Friday