NANAKSHAHI CALENDAR

Sikhs had their own calendar, name of this calendar is: Nanakshahi Calendar. It is also known as Sikh calender / Khalsa Jantri / Gurmukhi calendar . It was called solar calendar, called Nanakshahi after Guru Nanak (founder of Sikhism).This calendar includes sikh festivals as Birth (prakash), Inauguration as Guru (guru gadee ) and Martyrdom or death (jyoti jot) of Sikh Gurus.