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Akali Guru Nanak Dev Ji

Celebrating the Avtar Purb (birthday) of the first Sikh Guru.

 

This illustration from a manuscript of Adi Guru Durbar (also known as Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji) - the paramount sacred scritpture of the Sikhs.

 

This particular manuscript is dated to the early 19th Century and is held in the private collection of Baba Sarabjot Singh Bedi - a direct descendant of Akali Guru Nanak Dev Ji. He currently resides in Una (Northern India).

 

For more information on the Bedi Sikhs, check out www.sarbloh.info/htmls/article_samparda_bedis.html

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Uploaded on November 2, 2009