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Baisakhi

Hindi merely one of many languages in India, English takes us global. Happy Pongal!

Our crops are different, our festivals and new year celebrations fall on different dates and we speak different languages and follow different religions. It is time for sarkari babus to know that diversity is important for Indian unity.

Jan 15, 2019, 16:18 PM IST

Baisakhi 2018: Top WhatsApp, Facebook, text messages for your loved ones

Here's wishing our readers a 'Happy Baisakhi'!

Apr 12, 2018, 16:43 PM IST

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau wins hearts again, wishes everyone Happy Baisakhi in fluent Punjabi - Watch

In a video posted on his Facebook page, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau reminds everyone as to why Baisakhi is the most significant festival in Sikhism.

Apr 14, 2017, 23:05 PM IST

'Baahubali' team celebrates Baisakhi in Chandigarh

South met North today when 'Baahubali's Prabhas and Rana Daggubati visited Chandigarh University to celebrate the festival of Baisakhi.

Apr 14, 2017, 19:41 PM IST

Sunil Grover performs Gidda with ‘Baby Doll’ Sunny Leone – WATCH Video

Sunil Grover couldn’t stop himself from performing Gidda (a traditional Punjabi dance) with the ‘Baby Doll’ of Bollywood.

Apr 14, 2017, 13:03 PM IST

Unbelievable Baisakhi celebrations at Wagah Border – Watch video

Attari-Wagah joint check post on Indo-Pak border witnessed a lively and colourful Thursday evening as hundreds of people gathered on the Indian side of the border for the annual harvest festival celebrations of Baisakhi.

Apr 14, 2017, 08:33 AM IST

Baisakhi 2017: Bollywood celebs throng Twitter for wishes!

The harvest festival of Baisakhi is here and the celebratory spirit can be felt in the atmosphere. Baisakhi or Vaisakhi also marks the Sikh New Year and happens to celebrate the formation of Khalsa Panth of warriors under Guru Gobind Singh in 1699. The spirit of spring harvest festival is celebrated across the country.

Apr 13, 2017, 10:50 AM IST

3-day-long Baisakhi festival launched

Baisakhi was celebrated with traditional gaiety and religious fervor in Jammu.

Apr 14, 2016, 02:00 AM IST

Bollywood wishes 'Happy Baisakhi' on Twitter!

Happy Baisakhi, wishes Bollywood!

Apr 13, 2016, 16:49 PM IST

Vaisakhi being celebrated in northern India; PM Narendra Modi extends his greetings

The festival of harvest, Vaisakhi is being celebrated in northern part of the country on Wednesday.

Apr 13, 2016, 08:59 AM IST

Gear up for the festival of 'Baisakhi' in style!

Here's how to celebrate the harvest festival of 'Baisakhi'.

Apr 12, 2016, 16:39 PM IST

Canada to offer formal apology for 1914 Komagata Maru tragedy

Almost 102 years after Canada turned away more than 376 migrants, mostly Sikhs from India, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will formally apologise on May 18 for the incident that happened due to "discriminatory laws of the time".

Apr 12, 2016, 14:19 PM IST

No headway in missing case of 4-member Sikh family in Pakistan

Pakistani authorities have so far failed to make any headway in the mysterious disappearance of a four-member Sikh family from India who went missing during their trip to the country to celebrate Baisakhi.

Apr 26, 2015, 20:45 PM IST

Baisakhi celebrated with fervour, gaiety in J&K

A large number of devotees on Tuesday thronged the gurdwaras across Jammu region to mark Baisakhi festival, which was celebrated with great fervour and enthusiasm in the state.

Apr 14, 2015, 20:56 PM IST

Devotees throng gurdwaras on Baisakhi in Punjab

Devotees across Punjab and Haryana on Tuesday thronged gurdwaras, including Golden Temple at Amritsar, to mark Baisakhi festival which is being celebrated with great fervour and enthusiasm.

Apr 14, 2015, 13:26 PM IST

PM Modi greets nation on occasion of various spring, harvest festivals

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday extended his greetings to fellow Indians on the occasion of various spring and harvest festivals being celebrated across the nation.

Apr 14, 2015, 11:00 AM IST

Baisakhi fairs attempt to capture harvest festival spirit

Traditional wares from Punjab such as phulkari embroidery work, the Punjabi jutti, nate-parande, bangles, wooden furniture and inlay items are being sold here in various exhibitions held to mark the upcoming harvest festival of Baisakhi.

Apr 11, 2015, 15:44 PM IST

Pakistan issues visa to Sikh devotees for Baisakhi

The Pakistan High Commission has issued visas to almost 2,000 Sikh devotees for Baisakhi.

Apr 09, 2015, 14:40 PM IST

Food, music and frolic at Baisakhi Mela

From cultural performances to traditional artefacts, from foot-tapping bhangra to sumptuous food, a three-day Punjabi festival here will celebrate the true spirit of Baisakhi, its organisers said Wednesday.

Apr 09, 2015, 08:25 AM IST

Baisakhi special recipe: Dal Makhni

Unable to make that perfect Dal Makhni? Try out this simple recipe.

Oct 03, 2009, 11:37 AM IST