550th Parkash Purab: The International Nagar Kirtan on Friday departed from Kolkata to the next destination Kharagpur in West Bengal. The Palki Sahib arrived Kolkata on Wednesday, where it was rested. On Thursday, the International Nagar Kirtan was taken across Kolkata and rested in the same city. Later, as it was scheduled the International Nagar Kirtan has been taken further for the next destination in West Bengal i.e. Kharagpur.
ਕੌਮਾਂਤਰੀ ਨਗਰ ਕੀਰਤਨ ਦਾ ਕਾਰਵਾਂ ਜਾਰੀ, ਸੰਗਤਾਂ 'ਚ ਭਾਰੀ ਉਤਸ਼ਾਹ #SGPC #DSGMC SGPC Amritsar Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee Bhai Gobind Singh Longowal
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The International Nagar Kirtan is here to celebrate the 550th Birth Anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, which is indeed a historical moment for all the Sikh devotees in India. Meanwhile, it is pertinent to mention that the Palki Sahib entered India on August 01, 2019 from Sri Nankana Sahib in Pakistan via Wagah Border in Amritsar. Moreover, Kolkata welcomed the International Nagar Kirtan with full prosperity and devotion.
There were fireworks, some roar of Jo Bole So Nihaal. The people across the city visited the place where Palki Sahib was rested. The International Nagar Kirtan was scheduled to mark the journey across India which has covered more than half of it. The Palki Sahib is scheduled to end the journey at Sultanpur Lodhi. This historical step is being initiated to celebrate the 550th Birth Anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji.