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Major spring time Sikh festival, harvest. A traditional new year festival for many Hindus.

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Vaisakhi: Major spring time Sikh festival, harvest. A traditional new year festival for many Hindus.
Vaisakhi, also known as the Punjabi New Year is a historical and religious festival in Hinduism and Sikhism. It is usually celebrated on 13 or 14 April every year at the beginning of the month of Vaisakha in the Hindu Calendar or Vaisakh in the Sikh Calendar. In Sikhism, Vaisakhi commemorates the formation of Khalsa panth of warriors under Guru Gobind Singh in 1699. It is additionally a spring harvest festival and New Year's Day for the many Hindus and Sikhs.

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Vaisakhi: the festival of giving back and celebration

vaisakhi: the festival of giving back and celebration
Sikh volunteers cook food for the homeless across London to mark the new year festival.
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