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PM Modi to Release a Commemorative Coin to Mark the Birth Anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh Ji

Tooba Maher
Tooba Maher

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will release a commemorative coin on Guru Gobind Singh Ji tomorrow on January 13, 2019. The event marks the birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh Ji.

On the auspicious occasion of Guru Gobind Singh Ji’s birth anniversary, PM Modi will also address a select gathering.

The Tenth Guru of Sikhs i.e. Guru Gobind Singh has been a source of inspiration for many through his teachings and ideals. Earlier also PM has attended 350th birth anniversary celebrations of Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji Maharaj in Patna on January 5, 2017 where he released a commemorative postage stamp to mark the occasion.

While addressing, the Prime Minister underlined how Guru Gobind Singh made a unique attempt to unite the country through the Khalsa sect and the five Panch Pyaras belonged to different parts of India. He said that Guru Gobind Singh Ji has put knowledge at the core of his teachings.

Note to forget, that PM Modi in his Mann Ki Baat radio program broadcast on 30th December, 2018 said that Guru Gobind Singh Ji believed that the biggest service is to alleviate human sufferings. He lauded Guru Gobind Singh Ji for his heroism, sacrifice and devotion.

Even at the Ludhiana National MSME Awards ceremony on 18h October 2016, the Prime Minister recalled how Guru Gobind Singh’s message that people should consider entire mankind as one- no one is superior or inferior, no one is touchable or untouchable is still relevant.

Also in his Independence Day Address on 15th August, 2016, the PM once again brought to the fore the saga of sacrifice for the country which has been the tradition of Sikh Gurus.

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