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Vaisakhi (Hindu, Sikh)

Event Type
Religious/Cultural
Sponsor
Office of the Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Date
Apr 13, 2021   All Day
Contact
Linden Reid
E-Mail
lereid@illinois.edu
Phone
217-300-9822
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Originating Calendar
Religious Observances

Marks the Sikh new year and commemorates the formation of Khalsa panth of warriors under Guru Gobind Singh in 1699. Celebrated with parades and Nagar Kirtan, Fairs, Amrit Sanchaar (baptism) for new Khalsa.

 

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This calendar contains Religious Observances and is maintained by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion for consideration by those planning campus events, as well as to build awareness of religious and cultural observances.

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