Jan Thu 5
Guru Gobind Singh (1666-1708) was the tenth and last of the Sikh Gurus. He instituted the Five Ks and established the Order of the Khalsa.
Jan Tue 31
Birthday of Guru Har Rai (Nanakshahi calendar)
Guru Har Rai (1630-1661) was the seventh of the Sikh Gurus.
Mar Fri 9
Hola Mohalla is three day festival of military exercises and mock battles, together with religious discussions and devotional music, at Anandpur Sahib on the day after Holi.
Apr Fri 13
The Sikh New Year Festival, which also commemmorates the founding of the Khalsa by the tenth Guru (Guru Gobind Singh) in 1699. Also spelled Baisakhi.
Apr Sat 14
The founder of the Sikh religion was born on 14 April 1469. This festival is also currently celebrated according to the Lunar Calendar, but this may change.
Hola Mohalla is currently celebrated according to the Lunar Calendar, but this may change.
Apr Wed 18
Birthday of Guru Angad Dev (Nanakshahi calendar)
Guru Angad Dev (1504-1552) was the second of the Sikh Gurus.
Guru Tegh Bahadur (1621-1675) was the ninth of the Sikh Gurus.
May Wed 2
Guru Arjan Dev (1563-1606) was the fifth of the Sikh Gurus
May Wed 23
Birthday of Guru Amar Das (Nanakshahi calendar)
Guru Amar Das (1479-1574) was the third of the Sikh Gurus.
Jun Sat 16
Guru Arjan Dev was the fifth Sikh Guru and the first Sikh martyr. He also compiled all of the past Gurus' writings into one book, which is now the Sikh holy scripture: the Guru Granth Sahib.
Jul Thu 5
Birthday of Guru Hargobind (Nanakshahi calendar)
Guru Hargobind (1595-1644) was the sixth of the Sikh Gurus.
Jul Mon 23
Birthday of Guru Har Krishen (Nanakshahi calendar)
Guru Har Krishan (1656-1664) was the eighth of the Sikh Gurus.
Oct Tue 9
Birthday of Guru Ram Das (Nanakshahi calendar)
Guru Ram Das (1534-1581) was the fourth of the Sikh Gurus.
Nov Tue 13
For Sikhs, Diwali is particularly important because it celebrates the release from prison of the sixth guru, Guru Hargobind, and 52 other princes with him, in 1619.
Nov Sat 24
Guru Tegh Bahadur was the ninth Sikh Guru and is honoured as a champion of religious freedom. He was executed in 1675 for refusing to convert to Islam.
Nov Wed 28
This festival may be celebrated by some on the date fixed by the Nanakshahi calendar: April 14