Guru Nanak Jayanti(Gurpurab)
Guru Nanak Jayanti also known as Gurupurab is a very auspicious festival for Sikh community. This festival is celebrated on the occasion of birth anniversary of first guru Sh. Guru Nanak Dev Ji of Sikh community. In some places it is also known as Prakash Utsav.
Few days before occasion Prabhat Pheris start. On the day prior to Gurupurab, Nagarkirtan is also organized. On this day people visit Gurudwara worship there and take blessing. You can see Langar in every street and sector of Chandigarh. By the end of the day people light their houses with beautiful lights and diyas and burn crackers to make this occasion unforgettable.