Gurpurab 2017 Dates

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 from March 2017 to March 2018 i.e. for the Nanakshahi samvat 549 is given on this page. The Nanakshahi New Year starts on Sangrand of Chet month, which means that 14th March 2017 is the new year date according to the nanakshahi calendar and the year 549 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 2017.
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 Nanak Dev Ji Birthday 2017

The parkash diwas or birthday gurpurab of Shri Guru Nanak Dev ji is celebrated on the puranmashi of Kattak month and its on 4th Nov 2017 (Saturday) in the current year. Shri Guru Nanak Dev ji was born in 1469 and this year we are celebrating 548th birthday of Guru ji. This day is also a govt holiday in Punjab and most 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
Shaheedi Baba Banda Singh Ji Bahadur25 June 2017Sunday
Sirjna Diwas Shri Akal Takth Sahib2 July 2017Sunday
Meeri-Peeri Diwas Patsahi Chhevin3 July 2017Monday
Shaheedi Bhai Mani Singh Ji9 July 2017Sunday
Shaheedi Bhai Taru Singh Ji16 July 2017Sunday
Parkash Shri Guru Harkrishan Sahib Ji18 July 2017Tuesday
Jor-Mela Baba Bakala7 August 2017Monday
Morcha Guru Ka Bagh8 August 2017Tuesday
Pehla Parkash Shri Guru Granth Sahib Ji22 August 2017Tuesday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Arjan Dev Ji23 August 2017Wednesday
Jyoti-Jot Shri Guru Ramdass Ji24 August 2017Thursday
Jor-Mela Gurdwara Kandh Sahib Batala28 August 2017Monday
Sampurnta Diwas Shri Guru Granth Sahib Ji29 August 2017Tuesday

Below we have given a complete list of Gurpurab dates in 2017 - 2018 according to Nanakshahi calendar released by SGPC.
Gurpurab 2017 Dates
DescriptionDateDay of Weak
Nanakshahi New Year14 March 2017Tuesday
Delhi Fateh by S. Baghel Singh15 March 2017Wednesday
Shaheedi Bhai Subeg Singh Bhai Shahbaz Singh25 March 2017Saturday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Har Rai Sahib ji26 March 2017Sunday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Amardass Ji28 March 2017Tuesday
Jyoti-Jot Shri Guru Angad Dev Ji31 March 2017Friday
Jyoti-Jot Shri Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji1 April 2017Saturday
Janam Sahibzada Jujhar Singh Ji9 April 2017Sunday
Jyoti-Jot Shri Guru Har Krishan Sahib Ji10 April 2017Monday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji10 April 2017Monday
Vaisakhi (Khalsa Sajna Diwas)13 April 2017Thursday
Sikh Dastar Diwas13 April 2017Thursday
Parkash Shri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji16 April 2017Sunday
Parkash Shri Guru Arjan Dev Ji18 April 2017Tuesday
Parkash Shri Guru Angad Dev Ji27 April 2017Thursday
Shaheedi Jor Mela Shri Muktsar Sahib3 May 2017Wednesday
Parkash Shri Guru Amardass Ji9 May 2017Tuesday
Sirhind Fateh13 May 2017Saturday
Chhota Ghallughara (Kahnuwan)16 May 2017Tuesday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji19 May 2017Friday
Shaheedi Diwas Shri Guru Arjan Dev Ji29 May 2017Monday
Shri Akal Takth Sahib Te Hamla4 June 2017Sunday
Janam Bhagat Kabir Ji9 June 2017Friday
Jor Mela Gurdwara Shri Reetha Sahib9 June 2017Friday
Parkash Shri Guru Hargobind Sahib 10 June 2017Saturday
Shaheedi Baba Banda Singh Ji Bahadur25 June 2017Sunday
Sirjna Diwas Shri Akal Takth Sahib2 July 2017Sunday
Meeri-Peeri Diwas Patsahi Chhevin3 July 2017Monday
Shaheedi Bhai Mani Singh Ji9 July 2017Sunday
Shaheedi Bhai Taru Singh Ji16 July 2017Sunday
Parkash Shri Guru Harkrishan Sahib Ji18 July 2017Tuesday
Jor-Mela Baba Bakala7 August 2017Monday
Morcha Guru Ka Bagh8 August 2017Tuesday
Pehla Parkash Shri Guru Granth Sahib Ji22 August 2017Tuesday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Arjan Dev Ji23 August 2017Wednesday
Jyoti-Jot Shri Guru Ramdass Ji24 August 2017Thursday
Jor-Mela Gurdwara Kandh Sahib Batala28 August 2017Monday
Sampurnta Diwas Shri Guru Granth Sahib Ji29 August 2017Tuesday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Ramdass Ji4 September 2017Monday
Jyoti-Jot Shri Guru Amardass Ji(Jor-Mela Goindwal Sahib)6 September 2017Wednesday
Jor-Mela Baba Budha Ji (Ramdass)10 September 2017Sunday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Angad Dev Ji10 September 2017Sunday
Jyoti-Jot Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji15 September 2017Friday
Darbar Khalsa (Dusehra)30 September 2017Saturday
Jor-Mela Bir Baba Budha Ji (Thatha)6-7 October 2017Friday-Saturday
Parkash Shri Guru Ramdass Ji7 October 2017Saturday
Jyoti-Jot Shri Guru Har Rai Sahib Ji13 October 2017Friday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Har Krishan Sahib Ji13 October 2017Friday
Bandi Chhorh Diwas (Diwali)19 October 2017Thursday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Granth Sahib Ji21 October 2017Saturday
Janam Baba Budha Ji (Kathunagal)23 October 2017Monday
Jyoti-Jot Shri Guru Gobind Singh ji25 October 2017Wednesday
Saka Panja Sahib30 October 2017Monday
Janam Bhagat Namdev Ji31 October 2017Tuesday
Parkash Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji4 November 2017Saturday
Shaheedi Baba Deep Singh Ji Shaheed15 November 2017Wednesday
Sathapna S.G.P.C16 November 2017Thursday
Gurgadi Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji21 November 2017Tuesday
Shaheedi Shri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib ji23 November 2017Thursday
Akal Chalana Bhai Mardana Ji28 November 2017Tuesday
Janam Sahibzada Jorawar Singh Ji30 November 2017Thursday
Janam Sahibzada Fateh Singh Ji14 December 2017Thursday
Shaheedi Bhai Jiwan Singh Ji21 December 2017Thursday
Shaheedi Vade Sahibzade ate Chamkaur Sahib De Hor Shaheed22 December 2017Friday
Shaheedi Bhai Sangat Singh Ji23 December 2017Saturday
Parkash Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji25 December 2017Monday
Shaheedi Chote Sahibzade ate Mata Gujri Ji27 December 2017Wednesday
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