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Trees for Gurpurab (Guru Nanak Jayanti)

Trees for Gurpurab (Guru Nanak Jayanti)

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Tree(s) Plantation

A tree(s) native to the region will be planted within 7 -10 days, and post-plantation monitoring will be thoroughly managed.

*You will receive an email/whatsapp notification immediately after the tree(s) plantation. or you can check the current status by logging into "My Account" anytime.

e-Greeting Card of Tree(s) Plantation for Gifting

If you want to gift these tree(s) to your loved ones, You can generate an e-Greeting card for tree(s) plantation by logging into "My Account" after placing order.

*Please generate it within 5 days of placing the order.

e-Certificate of Tree(s) Plantation

A e-certificate of Tree(s) Plantation with the project details will be issued in your name after tree(s) plantation.

*You can download it from "My Account".

Geotag of your Tree(s)

You can immediately track the live location of the project chosen for your tree(s) plantation, by logging into "My Account" or, by scanning the QR code on the certificate.

*You can see Your Name in respective Project/Forest.

Free Gift Vouchers

As soon as you place your order, no-condition Gift Vouchers from our partner brands supporting this cause will be issued to you.

*Please find your no-condition Gift Vouchers by logging into "My Account".

If you want to gift these tree(s) to your loved ones, You can generate an e-Greeting card for tree(s) plantation by logging into "My Account" after placing order.

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Description:

Planting trees on Gurupurab (Guru Nanak Jayanti), Guru Nanak Dev Ji's birth anniversaryv(Guru Nanak Jayanti), signifies environmental stewardship and reverence for nature. It reflects the principle of seva (selfless service) and creates a lasting legacy to remember his teachings.

The act fosters community involvement, spiritual growth, and collective responsibility towards the environment, promoting a greener and healthier planet.

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Scope:

  • Enhancement of Biodiversity
  • Increase in Green Cover
  • Generation of Rural Employment
  • Improvement of Wildlife Habitats 

Tree Species:

The species of trees that are planted depend on the project, and they are chosen based on their native habitat in the corresponding ecological zone.

Why trees?

Planting trees on Gurupurab (Guru Nanak Jayanti), which is the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, holds significance and is a way of expressing gratitude and respect for the teachings of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. There are several reasons why planting trees is considered important on this occasion:

  • Environmental Stewardship: Guru Nanak Dev Ji emphasized the importance of caring for the environment and living in harmony with nature. Planting trees is a way to actively participate in environmental conservation and promote sustainable practices, as trees play a vital role in purifying the air, conserving water, and providing habitat for various living beings.
  • Reverence for Nature: Guru Nanak Dev Ji regarded nature as a manifestation of the divine and taught that it should be treated with reverence and respect. Planting trees is a way to show appreciation for the beauty and sacredness of nature, which is an integral part of Sikh beliefs.
  • Seva (Selfless Service): Seva, or selfless service, is a fundamental principle in Sikhism. Planting trees is considered an act of seva, as it benefits not only the present generation but also future generations who will benefit from the ecological balance and the resources provided by the trees.
  • Legacy and Remembrance: Planting trees on Gurupurab is a way to remember Guru Nanak Dev Ji's teachings and his vision for a better world. It creates a lasting legacy that reflects the values and principles he advocated.
  • Community Involvement: Gurupurab is a significant occasion in the Sikh community, and planting trees together fosters a sense of unity, cooperation, and collective responsibility among the community members towards the environment.
  • Spiritual Growth: Engaging in acts of compassion, such as planting trees, is believed to be spiritually uplifting. It aligns with the principles of selflessness and service that are central to Sikh beliefs.


Overall, planting trees on Gurupurab is a meaningful way for Sikhs and others to honor Guru Nanak Dev Ji's teachings, contribute to environmental well-being, and promote a greener and healthier planet for all.





Guru Nanak Jayanti Green Initiative

Position Guru Nanak Jayanti as a platform for a green initiative, emphasizing tree plantation. Encourage individuals and communities to celebrate the occasion by planting trees, promoting environmental sustainability in alignment with Guru Nanak Dev Ji's teachings of respect for nature.

Sacred Grove Plantation on Gurupurab

Introduce the concept of creating sacred groves during Guru Nanak Jayanti celebrations. Encourage planting clusters of trees in designated areas, symbolizing the sanctity of nature and promoting biodiversity, inspired by Guru Nanak Dev Ji's reverence for all living beings.

Gurupurab Eco-Devotion Campaign

Launch an eco-devotion campaign during Guru Nanak Jayanti, emphasizing the spiritual connection between tree plantation and Sikh values. Encourage Sikhs to express their devotion to the environment by planting trees, echoing Guru Nanak Dev Ji's teachings of oneness with nature.

Guru Nanak Jayanti Green Legacy Project

Integrate tree plantation into a broader green legacy project associated with Guru Nanak Jayanti. Encourage individuals and organizations to plant trees not only as a celebration but as a commitment to leave a positive environmental impact, contributing to a sustainable legacy inspired by Guru Nanak Dev Ji's wisdom.

Sustainable Gurupurab Celebrations

Advocate for sustainable Guru Nanak Jayanti celebrations by incorporating tree plantation activities. Stress the importance of creating a lasting impact on the environment and leaving a green legacy in line with Guru Nanak Dev Ji's teachings.

Create Your Forest

How to create a Forest?

One tree at a time.

  • You can create your own forest by planting trees with your family and friends on every important event or milestone in your life.
  • You can plant a tree on your birthday, anniversary, promotion
  • You can plant a tree on festivals like Diwali, Christmas, Eid and New Year to wish your friends and family
  • Releases Oxygen

    A mature tree produces around 120 kilograms of oxygen per year, which is sufficient for one human per year.

  • Reduces Air Pollution

    A tree absorbs harmful gases like CO2, NO2 released by factories and vehicles, which can have serious health problems for us

  • Removes CO2

    A Tree removes 22 KGs of CO2 from atmosphere per year, which is equivalent to the CO2 realeased by a human in 10 days.

  • Cooling Effect

    A Tree generates cooling effect of around 10 room size ACs by providing shade and through a process of transpiration.

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Priti Audipudi
Affordable and eco-friendly

Planting a tree through this website is affordable and eco-friendly

Thank you for your kind words and for supporting our cause! We strive to make our tree planting process affordable and environmentally friendly. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again for future tree planting events. Happy Guru Nanak Jayanti!

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Dhirav Shah
Worth the wait

The trees were worth the wait

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PRASAD KANNEGANTI
Great for a Sustainable Future

Planting trees for generations to come!

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meenal
Love my tree

A meaningful and unique gift.

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Kumar Krishna
Stunning treescape

The trees create a stunning treescape

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FAQ

Why do we celebrate Guru Purab or Guru Nanak Jayanti?

Gurpurab celebrates the birth anniversary of the revered Sikh Guru, Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji. The first Guru of Sikhs, Guru Nanak Dev Ji is the founder of Sikhism. Also known as Guru Nanak Jayanti, Gurpurab is celebrated with immense enthusiasm among the people belonging to the Sikh community.

Why is tree plantation important on Guru Nanak Jayanti?

Guru Nanak Jayanti is a celebration of the birth of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, who emphasized the interconnectedness of humanity with nature. Planting trees on this day is a way to honor his teachings, promote environmental sustainability, and contribute to a healthier planet.

Which types of trees are suitable for plantation on Guru Nanak Jayanti?

Native and fruit-bearing trees are ideal choices. Trees like Neem, Banyan, Mango, and Peepal hold cultural significance and contribute to the environment by providing shade, oxygen, and supporting biodiversity.

How can individuals participate in tree plantation on Guru Nanak Jayanti?

Communities and individuals can organize tree plantation drives, participate in local initiatives, or simply plant a tree in their surroundings. Involvement can be through schools, religious institutions, or community organizations.

Are there any rituals associated with tree plantation on this day?

While there may not be specific rituals, it's encouraged to approach tree plantation with a sense of reverence and mindfulness. Offering prayers or reciting relevant verses from Guru Granth Sahib can add a spiritual dimension to the act.

What environmental benefits come from tree plantation on Guru Nanak Jayanti?

Trees absorb carbon dioxide, release oxygen, prevent soil erosion, and provide habitat for various species. Planting trees on this day aligns with Guru Nanak Dev Ji's teachings of responsible stewardship of the Earth.

How can schools incorporate tree plantation into Guru Nanak Jayanti celebrations?

Schools can organize special assemblies, educate students about the significance of Guru Nanak Jayanti and the importance of tree plantation, and then actively involve them in planting saplings within the school premises.

Are there any initiatives or campaigns supporting tree plantation on Guru Nanak Jayanti?

Many environmental organizations and government bodies run special campaigns around Guru Nanak Jayanti to promote tree plantation. Participating in such initiatives can amplify the impact of individual efforts.

Can tree plantation on Guru Nanak Jayanti be a year-round initiative?

Absolutely. While Guru Nanak Jayanti serves as a symbolic day to initiate tree plantation, the principles of environmental conservation and tree planting should ideally be embraced throughout the year.

How does tree plantation align with Guru Nanak Dev Ji's teachings?

Guru Nanak Dev Ji emphasized oneness with nature and the importance of living in harmony with the environment. Planting trees is a tangible way to embody these teachings and contribute to the well-being of the planet.

How can one ensure the survival and growth of the planted trees?

Regular care, watering, protection from grazing animals, and periodic checks on the health of the trees are essential. Community involvement and awareness programs can help ensure the long-term success of tree plantation initiatives.

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