Baisakhi being celebrated in northern part of country

Baisakhi being celebrated in northern part of country

Submitted by alvin on Wed, 2016-04-13 09:48 New Delhi: The festival of harvest, Baisakhi is being celebrated in northern part of the country today. On this occasion, farmers, especially in Punjab and Haryana, express their gratitude for a good harvest and pray for prosperity in the coming year. Baisakhi has special significance amongst the Sikh, as they also celebrate it as Guru Gobind Singh's birthday and the foundation of the Khalsa panth. Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended his greetings to the nation on this occasion. "On the auspicious occasion of Baisakhi, my greetings to people across India