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Devotees pay obeisance at the sanctum sanctorum of the Golden Temple on the occasion of the 485th birth anniversary of the fourth Sikh Guru, Guru Ramdas Ji in Amritsar.

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A worker transports ornamental flowers in a boat to decorate the curbs of the sanctum sanctorum of the Golden Temple, as part of celebrations of the 485th birth annversary of the fourth Sikh Guru, Guru Ramdas, in Amritsar.

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Sikh devotees recite Gurbani during 'Shabad Annahad Kirtan' programme, organized by Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee, at India Gate Lawn in New Delhi.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah being presented a memento during 'Shabad Annahad Kirtan' programme, organized by Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee, at India Gate Lawn in New Delhi. 550 devotees recited Gurubani collectively to mark the 550th birth anniversary celebrations of Guru Nanak Dev Ji.

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DSGMC General Secretary S Harmeet Singh Kalka with other members during a press conference regarding the plan to take out a grand 'Nagar Kirtan' procession from the city to Nankana Sahib (in Pakistan), the birth place of Guru Nanak Dev, on the occasion of the 550th birth anniversary of the Sikhism founder, in New Delhi.

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Mourners and family members of fallen Harris County Sheriff's Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal get emotional as they arrive at Berry Center for his funeral services in Cypress. Dhaliwal, a trailblazer and 10-year veteran of the agency, was killed in an ambush during a traffic stop last Friday.

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A Sikh funeral ceremony for Harris County Sheriff's Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal begins at Berry Center in Cypress, Texas. Dhaliwal was killed in the line of duty Friday, when he was shot and killed during a traffic stop.

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Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur carries the holy ‘Palki Sahib’ during a nagar kirtan to celebrate 550th Prakash Parv of Guru Nanak Dev Ji at Ridge in Shimla

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A devotee takes bath in the 'holy sarovar' as dark clouds are seen over the Golden Temple, in Amritsar.

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Afghan Sikhs show their inked fingers after casting their votes at a polling station in the city of Jalalabad, east of Kabul, Afghanistan. Afghans headed to the polls to elect a new president amid high security and threats of violence from Taliban militants, who warned citizens to stay away from polling stations or risk being hurt.

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Kartarpur Corridor Project Director Atif Majid address journalists at the site of the corridor in Narowal, 125kms from Lahore in Pakistan. Majid told the visiting journalists that so far 86 per cent of the work on the corridor has been completed and it will be opened on November 9.

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Security personnel stop members of Sikh community, who were staging a protest against alleged conversion of minorities in Pakistan, near Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi. In yet another incident of conversion of girls from minority communities in Pakistan, a 19-year-old Sikh girl was allegedly abducted and converted to Islam before being married to a Muslim man in the country's Punjab province.

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Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh during the ‘Ruhani Prakash’ programme organised in New Delhi to mark the 550th birth anniversary year of Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji.

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Sikh community members hold placards and raise slogans against the alleged abduction and forcible conversion of Pakistani Sikh girls in Pakistan's Nankana Sahib, in New Delhi.

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Fireworks at the Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) on the occasion of the 415th installation anniversary of Sri Guru Granth Sahib, in Amritsar

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Special floral decoration is seen at the Golden Temple on the occasion of the 415th installation anniversary of Sri Guru Granth Sahib, in Amritsar.

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Sikh devotees carry Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji, the holy book of the Sikhs, in a golden palanquin at the Golden Temple during a religious procession on the occasion of the 415th installation anniversary of Sri Guru Granth Sahib, in Amritsar.

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In this photo provided by United Sikhs, people gather at a candlelight prayer vigil for Parmjit Singh in Gretchen Talley Park, in Tracy, California. Singh, was wearing his traditional turban when he was fatally stabbed Sunday night in the park in Tracy, in the Central Valley east of San Francisco. The killing came a month after another Sikh man was attacked in a neighboring community.

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People attend the opening ceremony of Gurdwara Chao Sahib at Jehlum in Pakistan's Punjab, after 72 years.

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A Sikh youth performs martial arts 'Gatka' near the Sri Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) during the 'Nagar Kirtan' procession to mark the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, at the Golden Temple in Amritsar.

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Devotees seek blessings as Sri Guru Granth Sahib, the Sikh holy book, is taken in a vehicle during a religious procession commemorating 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak, at the Golden Temple in Amritsar. The procession which arrived from Pakistan yesterday, moved ahead on its course where its expected to go through 17 states before culminating at Sultanpur Lodhi in Punjab.

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Sikh devotees raise religious slogans as they leave in a bus for Pakistan to celebrate the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji (first Sikh guru) at Gurdwara Nankana Sahib, in Amritsar.

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Sikh pilgrims wave as they leave in a bus for Pakistan, to observe the death anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh at Gurdwara Dera Sahib, in Amritsar.

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Followers Dera Sacha Sauda carry the body of Mohinder Pal Bittu who was the main accused in the Bargari sacrilege cases was murdered on Saturday evening, being taken for cremation, at Kotkapura district Faridkot

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Members of Sikh community protest at Mukherjee Nagar PS after a Gramin Seva driver was allegedly assaulted by Delhi Police officials on Sunday after his vehicle collided with a police vehicle, in New Delhi. According to a senior police officer, the accident between a Gramin Sewa Tempo and a police vehicle occurred in the evening, leading to an argument between them, which soon turned violent.

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Members of various radical Sikh organizations shout pro-Khalistan slogans and brandish swords at a demonstration marking the 35th anniversary of the Operation Blue Star, 1984, at Golden Temple in Amritsar.

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Fireworks at Golden Temple on the occasion of 'Gurta Gaddi Diwas' of Guru Hargobind Ji, the sixth Sikh Guru, in Amritsar

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BJP's East Delhi candidate Gautam Gambhir serves water to devotees at Bangla Sahib Gurudwara, in New Delhi.

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Traditional Sikh warriors or Nihang astride horses as part of Baisakhi celebrations, in Bathinda.

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Devotees thronged the Takht Sri Damdama Sahib on the occasion of Baisakhi, at Bathinda district. Punjab

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Sikh pilgrims arrive to attend the Vasakhi festival, at the shrine of Gurdwara Punja Sahib, the second most sacred place for Sikhs, in Hasan Abdal, some 50 kilometers (31 Miles) from Islamabad, Pakistan

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Sikh youth, in traditional dress and holding ceremonial swords, while attending a ceremony during the Vasakhi festival, at the shrine of Gurdwara Punja Sahib, the second most sacred place for Sikhs, in Hasan Abdal, some 50 kilometers (31 Miles) from Islamabad, Pakistan

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Devotees take a dip in a Sarovar (sacred water tank) on the occasion of Baisakhi festival, at the Golden Temple in Amritsar.

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Sikh pilgrims attend the Vasakhi festival, at the shrine of Gurdwara Punja Sahib, the second most sacred place for Sikhs, in Hasan Abdal, some 50 kilometers (31 Miles) from Islamabad, Pakistan.

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A newlywed Sikh couple attends the Vasakhi festival, at the shrine of Gurdwara Punja Sahib, the second most sacred place for Sikhs, in Hasan Abdal, some 50 kilometers (31 Miles) from Islamabad, Pakistan

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, right, poses for a photograph with Gurmukh Singh, center, after marching in the Vaisakhi parade, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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Sikh pilgrims arrive to leave in a bus, to board a special pilgrimage train bound for Pakistan, in Amritsar.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi is felicitated during an event to pay tribute to Guru Ravidas on his birth anniversary, in Varanasi.

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Fireworks seen at Sri Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) on the birth anniversary of tenth Sikh guru, Guru Gobind Singh Ji, in Amritsar.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a gathering after releasing commemorative coin to mark the birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh Ji, the tenth guru of Sikhs, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi releases a commemorative coin to mark the birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh Ji, the tenth guru of Sikhs, in New Delhi. Former prime minister Manmohan Singh and Minister of State for Culture (I/C) and Environment, Forest & Climate Change Mahesh Sharma are also seen.

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Sikh devotees participate in a procession ahead of the birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh, in Jammu.

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Sikh youths perform 'Gatka', a martial art, during a procession to commemorate the killing of Guru Gobind Singh's sons, in Amritsar.

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Sikh 'Panj Pyaras' lead a religious procession to commemorate the killing of Guru Gobind Singh's sons, in Amritsar.

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Senior lawyer HS Phoolka along with his family visits the Golden Temple a day after the Delhi High Court's verdict in 1984 anti-Sikh riots, in Amritsar. Phoolka has been pursuing cases of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots for over 30 years.

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Members of Sikh community visit The Wall of Truth, a memorial for the 1984 anti-Sikh riots victims, at Gurudwara Rakabganj, New Delhi.

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Family members of the victims of 1984 anti-Sikh riots burn an effigy alleging that newly-elected Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister was involved in the riots, in New Delhi.

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Nirpreet Kaur, whose father was killed during 1984 anti-Sikh riots, reacts after the Delhi High Court convicted Congress leader Sajjan Kumar for criminal conspiracy, promoting enmity, acts against communal harmony in the case and sentenced him to life imprisonment, in New Delhi.

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Former president of Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee Paramjit Singh Sarna along with his brother Harvinder Singh Sarna returns to India though Attari-Wahag border near Amritsar a day after attending the ground-breaking ceremony for the Kartarpur Corridor.

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Lahore-Delhi bus enters India through the Attari-Wagah land border. Pakistani government performed the ground-breaking ceremony for Kartarpur Corridor.

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Visiting Indian Sikh pilgrims visit the shrine of their spiritual leader Guru Nanak Dev in Kartarpur, Pakistan.

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A view of the shrine of Sikh leader Guru Nanak Dev in Kartarpur, Pakistan.

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Former cricketer-turned-Indian politician Navjot Singh Sidhu addresses during ground breaking ceremony for Kartarpur corridor in Pakistan's Kartarpur.

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Former Indian cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu addresses a crowd during a ceremony in Kartarpur, Pakistan.

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Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan addresses during a ceremony in Kartarpur, Pakistan. The crossing, known as the Kartarpur corridor is a rare sign of cooperation between the two nuclear-armed rival countries.

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Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan, cricketer-turned-Indian politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, Minister for Food Processing Industries Harsimrat Kaur Badal and others during ground breaking ceremony for Kartarpur corridor in Pakistan's Kartarpur.

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Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan, cricketer-turned-Indian politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, Minister for Food Processing Industries Harsimrat Kaur Badal during ground breaking ceremony for Kartarpur corridor in Pakistan's Kartarpur.

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Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan shakes hands with cricketer-turned-Indian politician Navjot Singh Sidhu during ground breaking ceremony for Kartarpur corridor in Pakistan's Kartarpur. Khan attended the groundbreaking ceremony for the first visa-free border crossing with India, a corridor that will allow Sikh pilgrims to easily visit their shrines on each side of the border.

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Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) President Gobind Singh Longowal (C) along with other SGPC members crosses over to Pakistan through the Wagha border to attend the groundbreaking ceremony of the Kartarpur Corridor at Nankana Sahib.

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A devotee lights candles at Bangla Sahib Gurudwara on the occasion of 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev ji, in New Delhi.

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Former prime minister Manmohan Singh with his wife Gursharan Kaur pay obeisance at Gurdwara Sri Ber Sahib, Sultanpur Lodhi on the occasion of 550th Parkash Purab of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji, Kapurthala.

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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik pay obeisance at a gurudwara on the occasion of the 550th birthday anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, the founder of the Sikh faith, in Lucknow.

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Sikh community members serve 'Langar'(free meal served at religious places) to the devotees on the occasion of the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji at Shahid Minar maidan, in Kolkata.

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Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, Union Minister of State for Environment Mahesh Sharma and Punjab BJP President Shwet Malik pay obeisance at Sri Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) on the occasion of the 550th birthday anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, the founder of the Sikh faith, in Amritsar.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi being presented a 'siropa' as he attends a programme to celebrate Guru Nanak Dev Ji's birth anniversary at the residence of Union minister Harsimrat Kaur in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi attends a programme to celebrate Guru Nanak Dev Ji's birth anniversary at the residence of Union minister Harsimrat Kaur in New Delhi.

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Sikh pilgrims attend a religious festival to celebrate the birth anniversary of their spiritual leader Baba Guru Nanak, at Nankana Sahib near Lahore, Pakistan.

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Pakistani police guard a Sikh temple during a religious festival to celebrate the birth anniversary of spiritual leader Baba Guru Nanak, at Nankana Sahib near Lahore, Pakistan.

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Sikh pilgrims pay respect, attending a religious festival to celebrate the birth anniversary of their spiritual leader Baba Guru Nanak, at Nankana Sahib near Lahore, Pakistan.

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Devotees stand in queues at the sanctum sanctorum of Sri Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) to pay obeisance on the occasion of the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, in Amritsar.

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A display of 'Jalao' (Sikh symbolic items), inside the Sri Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) on the occasion of the 550th birthday anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, the founder of the Sikh faith, in Amritsar.

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An illuminated view of Sri Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) on the eve of 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, in Amritsar.

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Sikh devotees participate in a 'Nagar Kirtan' procession at Sri Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) on the eve of 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, the founder of the Sikh faith, in Amritsar.

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Sikh devotees participate in Nagar Kirtan (religious procession) ahead of the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, in New Delhi.

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Sikh devotees participate in Nagar Kirtan (religious procession) ahead of the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, in New Delhi.

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Sikh devotees participate in Nagar Kirtan (religious procession) ahead of the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, in Nagpur.

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Members of Sikh Jatha leave for Pakistan on a special train to celebrate the 550th birthday anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, the founder of the Sikh faith, being held from November 21 to November 30 in Pakistan, from Attari Railway Station in Attari. A Sikh Jatha of about 3800 pilgrims is on their way to Pakistan to celebrate the birthday of Guru Nanak Devji, and pay obeisance at Gurdwara Nankana Sahib.

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Sikh pilgrims wave from a special train as they leave for Pakistan from Attari Railway Station to visit Nankana Sahib for celebrating 550th birthday anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev ji.

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Family members of the victims of 1984 anti-Sikh riots celebrate outside the Patiala House Court in New Delhi after the pronouncement of the first death punishment in the case.

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DSGPC Chief Manjeet Singh GK shows the victory sign while talking to the media outside the Patiala House Court in New Delhi, after the pronouncement of the first death punishment in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

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Family members of victims of 1984 anti-Sikh riots celebrate outside the Patiala House Court in New Delhi after the pronouncement of the first death punishment in the case.

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Sikh children participate in a religious procession ahead of the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak in Jammu.

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Sikh children participate in a religious procession ahead of the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak in Jammu.

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A Sikh girl displays traditional martial art skills during a religious procession ahead of the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak in Jammu. The birth anniversary of Guru Nanak, founder of Sikhism and first Sikh guru, will be marked on Nov. 23.

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J & K State Gurdwara Parbandhak Board officials hand over passports to Sikh devotees after they got visa to visit Pakistan for celebrating the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji in Jammu.

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Sikh children enacts a scene from a song during a religious procession ahead of the birth anniversary of the first Sikh guru, Guru Nanak, in Hyderabad.

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Sikhs displays their martial art skills during a religious procession ahead of the birth anniversary of the first Sikh guru, Guru Nanak, in Hyderabad. The birth anniversary of Guru Nanak will be marked on Nov. 23.

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A delegation, comprising BJP MP and advocate Meenakshi Lekhi (C), former MLA RP Singh (3rd R) and other prominent citizens, leaves after meeting President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi. The delegation requested the President to impress upon the Supreme Court of India to notify the name of third member of Supreme Court-formed SIT to investigate the cases related to 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

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Congress President Rahul Gandhi pays obeisance at Gurudwara Singh Sabha, in Rajnandgaon. Rahul Gandhi is in Chhattisgarh to campaign for the first phase of the Assembly elections in the state.

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Nihangs or Sikh religious warriors display their horse-riding skills during celebration of the 'Fateh Divas' or 'Victory Day', in Amritsar. The day is celebrated a day after the Diwali festival to mark the arrival of sixth Sikh Guru Hargobind in Amritsar after his release from the Gwalior fort.

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A Nihang Sikh carries his pet 'baaz' while participating in a 'Nagar Kirtan' procession on the eve of the 484th birth anniversary of fourth Sikh Guru, Guru Ramdass Ji, in Amritsar.

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Congress President Rahul Gandhi receives a sword at Gurudwara Data Bandi Chhor, in Gwalior.

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Panj Pyaras lead a Nagar Kirtan procession to mark the marriage anniversary of Guru Nanak Devji, the first Sikh guru, in Batala, some 45 km from Amritsar

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A view of Golden Temple as monsoon clouds gather over it, in Amritsar.

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Sikh youth perform martial arts 'Gatka' during a procession to mark the 357th birth anniversary of Sikh warrior Shaheed Baba Jiwan Singh, at Golden Temple in Amritsar.

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Cloths hanged from a tree, where devotees offered clothes to God for their wellness near Batra Hospital, in New Delhi

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Sikh devotees offering prayer under a Mango tree at Gurdwara Amea Sahib, a historic place at Mohali, Punjab.

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A sikh devotee offering prayer under a Peepal tree, near Taj Man Singh hotel, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi being presented with a turban during the Kisan Kalyan Rally (farmers' rally) in Malout, Punjab.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi being presented a 'kirpan', or sword, during the Kisan Kalyan Rally (farmers' rally) in Malout, Punjab. Former Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal, Sukhbir Singh Badal and Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar are also seen.

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