On 550th Guru Nanak Jayanti, PM Modi tweets in Punjabi; Big B wishes fans, Mrs Ambani also shares post
Bollywood celebrities and the business leaders share Gurupurab greetings.
Midst the celebrations, our favourite celebrities from tinsel town and corporate leaders took some time out to send greetings to their fans on this special day.
For starters, Finanace Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman visited Bangla Sahib Gurudwara in Delhi on the occasion of 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji.
The captain of the Indian cricket team, Virat Kohli, wished his fans a very happy Gurupurab.
Happy Gurupurab to everyone.— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) 1573537763000
The Indian Skipper also posted a video message for his fans on Instagram, sharing season's greetings with them.
The ‘Shahenshah’ of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan, who has been recovering from ill health, sent out a tweet wishing everyone on the special day.
T 3546 - Greetings on this auspicious day of the 550th Anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev ji .. https://t.co/gPkgOupdBM— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) 1573526711000
T 3546 - “ਸਤਿਗੁਰ ਨਾਨਕ ਪ੍ਰਗਟਿਆ ਮਿਟੀ ਧੁੰਧੁ ਜਗਿ ਚਾਨਣੁ ਹੋਆ।” “SatGuru Nanak Pargateya Mitti Dund Jag Chanan Hoya!… https://t.co/R6q7aVlpl6— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) 1573526810000
Prime Minister Narendra Modi also sent out greetings for the festival in Punjabi. His tweet translates to, “The founder of Sikhism, Kotni-koty extended to everyone from the 550th Prakash Prabhu of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, Guru of the whole humanity. Let us once again pledge to follow the paths, teachings and principles of Baba Nanak, and join others as well.”
ਸਿੱਖ ਧਰਮ ਦੇ ਬਾਨੀ, ਸਮੁੱਚੀ ਮਨੁੱਖਤਾ ਦੇ ਗੁਰੂ ਧੰਨ ਧੰਨ ਸ੍ਰੀ ਗੁਰੂ ਨਾਨਕ ਦੇਵ ਜੀ ਦੇ 550ਵੇਂ ਪ੍ਰਕਾਸ਼ ਪੁਰਬ ਦੀਆਂ ਸਾਰਿਆਂ ਨੂੰ ਕੋਟਾ… https://t.co/oFrtVAQGHY— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) 1573527184000
Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar also sent greetings to his fans on the auspicious day.
Wishing everyone a happy Guru Purab on the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak ji. #GuruNanakJayanti https://t.co/JIyp4QjeMr— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) 1573540395000
Tina Ambani, actress and chairperson of Mumbai-based Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, too, wished her followers a very happy Guru Nanak Jayanti. She shared an image on Twitter with text, “He who has no faith in himself, can never have faith in God”. Ambani captioned the image, “Eternal words of wisdom from Guru”.
Eternal words of wisdom from the Guru. #GuruNanakJayanti https://t.co/UK5iZLMHDh— TinaAmbani (@AmbaniTina) 1573526107000
Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor posted a collage depicting all the Sikh characters that he had played in the recent years of his career. ‘Lakh lakh wadhaiyan’, he wrote in the caption, as he extended Gurupurab greetings.
On the auspicious occasion of”Guru Pita Shree Guru Nanak Devjis” 550th birth anniversary. Prakash Purab di lakh lak… https://t.co/CnU5wyyTdH— Rishi Kapoor (@chintskap) 1573455719000
Indian cricketer and politician Gautam Gambhir took to Twitter to share a photograph of him bowing down and paying his respects to the Sikh Guru.
नानक नाम चढ़दी कला, तेरे भाणे सरबत दा भला ! गुरु नानक देव जी दी 550वी जयंती दी आप सब जी नू लख-लख़ वधाइयाँ !… https://t.co/M4V5eWhvsl— Gautam Gambhir (@GautamGambhir) 1573532596000
Former Punjab Minister, Navjot Singh Sidhu, visited Gurudwara Nanaksar Verka in Amritsar district to offer prayers.
Punjab: Former Punjab Minister and Congress leader, Navjot Singh Sidhu offers prayers at Gurdwara Nanaksar Verka in… https://t.co/Kdk1ZNQDrq— ANI (@ANI) 1573538367000
Indian singer Harshdeep Kaur, who is known for her soulful voice and Hindi and Punjabi hits, took to Twitter to thank Waheguru for his blessings. Kaur also shared a recent incident where she was performing in Delhi and was requested by the audience to sing ‘Satguru Nanak Aaye Ne’.
Performed in Delhi recently and the audience requested for “Satguru Nanak Aaye Ne.” I feel so fortunate to get such… https://t.co/jP9EzjRpAn— Harshdeep Kaur (@HarshdeepKaur) 1573486269000