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Guru Nanak (Nanak)

Last Updated: 01 Nov, 2022 | Views: 159

Age: 70

Profession: Historical Men

Other Profession(s): Poet, Guru

Birth Date, Sign & Religion Details

Date of Birth
15 Apr, 1469
Birth Country
Pakistan
Birth Place
Nankana Sahib
Birth Sign
Aries
Religion
Sikhism
Nationalities
Indian
Died on
22 Sep, 1539

About Guru Nanak

About (Profile/Biography):
Guru Nanak was born on 15 April 1469 and died on 22 September 1539. A Sikh Guru is one of the ten leaders of the Sikh community. Katak Pooranmashi, in October–November, commemorates his birth as Guru Nanak Gurpurab. It is said that Nanak traveled throughout Asia teaching people about ikonkar, who dwells in every single creation and is the eternal truth. Based on this concept, he would create an equal, fraternal love, goodness, and virtue-based spiritual, social, and political platform.

His Life:
In the early 16th century, Nanak went on long udasiyas (journeys) for spiritual development.
During the thirty years he spent away from his family in 1496, he visited Tibet, South Asia, and Arabia.
A son named Sri Chand and a son named Lakhmi Das were born to him and Mata Sulakhni in 1487.

Travel Journey:
1500 to 1507 AD: The first journey took him almost 7 years, i.e., to cover most of Pakistan and India. 
In 1508: Nanak visited the Bengali region of Sylhet. Ayodhya is said to have been visited by Nanak in 1510 or 1511 CE, according to janamsakhis.
1514 to 1519 AD: A mountainous region was covered by his third journey, including the Himalayas, Kashmir, Nepal, Sikkim, Tibet, and Tashkent. It took almost five years to complete. 
During his fourth journey, Guru Nanak visited Mecca and other places in the Middle East for three years.
In almost 24 years, Guru Nanak walked almost 28,000 kilometers and spent almost 24 years on these journeys.

Teachings:
In order to reach God, Guru Nanak taught people that no rituals or priests were needed.
In his teachings, he emphasized the importance of helping and serving others in order to live a life of spirituality.

Physical Stats

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 168 cm
In Meters 1.68 m
In Feet & Inches 5'6"
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 72 kg
In Pounds 158 Ibs
Eye Color
Black
Hair Color
Grey

Family Details

Father's Name
Mehta Kalu
Mother's Name
Mata Tripta
Spouse
Mata Sulakhni
Sister(s)
Bebe Nanaki
Son(s)
Sri Chand, Lakhmi Das