Thousands of Sikh pilgrims performing their ritual during Baisakhi harvest festival, with the main ceremony of the New Year’s celebration of Sikh community at their Holy Shrine Panja Sahib in Hasan Abdal some 50km NW of Islamabad.

APP12-140423 HASAN ABDAL: April 14 –Thousands of Sikh pilgrims performing their ritual during Baisakhi harvest festival, with the main ceremony of the New Year's celebration of Sikh community at their Holy Shrine Panja Sahib in Hasan Abdal some 50km NW of Islamabad. APP/ADZ/MAF/ZID/SSH
APP12-140423 HASAN ABDAL: April 14 – APP15-140423 HASAN ABDAL: April 14 –Sikh pilgrims taking holy bath with holy water during cleansing ritual of Ashnan, at the annual Baisakhi harvest festival, with the main ceremony of the New Year's celebration of Sikh community at their Holy Shrine Panja Sahib in Hasan Abdal.

An elder Granthi waving the chauri ( Horse hair fan) over the Guru Granth Sahib during the annual Baisakhi harvest festival, with the main ceremony of the New Year’s celebration of Sikh community at their Holy Shrine Panja Sahib in Hasan Abdal.

APP19-140423HASAN ABDAL: April 14 – An elder Granthi waving the chauri ( Horse hair fan) over the Guru Granth Sahib during the annual Baisakhi harvest festival, with the main ceremony of the New Year's celebration of Sikh community at their Holy Shrine Panja Sahib in Hasan Abdal. APP/ADZ/MAF/ZID/SSH
APP19-140423HASAN ABDAL APP16-140423 HASAN ABDAL: April 14 – A woman gives a holy bath to her child during cleansing ritual of Ashnan, at the annual Baisakhi harvest festival, with the main ceremony of the New Year's celebration of Sikh community at their HolyShrine Panja Sahib in Hasan Abdal.

Pakistan HC issues 1,100 visas to Sikh pilgrims for Baisakhi celebrations

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ISLAMABAD, April 07 (APP): The High Commission for Pakistan in India has issued over 1,100 visas to Sikh pilgrims from India to participate in the annual Baisakhi celebrations being held from April 12-22. Under the framework of the Pakistan-India Protocol on Visits to Religious Shrines of 1974, a large number of Sikh Yatrees from India… Continue reading Pakistan HC issues 1,100 visas to Sikh pilgrims for Baisakhi celebrations

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