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Baisakhi Wishes Galore On Twitter
As per the Punjabi calendar, Baisakhi marks the birth of the Khalsa Panth in the year 1699, which was founded by 10th Sikh Guru — Guru Gobind Singh.

The Punjabi New Year Baisakhi 2016 is here! The auspicious occasion of Harvest festival is celebrated with fervour every year on April 13 or April 14. As per the Punjabi calendar, Baisakhi marks the birth of the Khalsa Panth in the year 1699, which was founded by 10th Sikh Guru — Guru Gobind Singh.

On this day farmers pay their tributes and thank their gods for the abundant harvest and for future prosperity. The festival is also characterised by the folk dance bhangra, which traditionally is a harvest dance.

This year, Canadian PM Justin Trudeau is also celebrating the festival with the Sikh community of the country. Watch his wishes here:

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday, took to social platform Twitter to extend his wishes to the nation. Here are the wishes from Twitterati: