Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
SikhRoots

Sarbat '09: Special Smagam

Recommended Posts

With Guru Ji’s grace, a unique event is being organized in remembrance of the devastating Delhi anti Sikh riots which occurred in the wake of a tyrant’s assassination.

This year is the 25th anniversary of the 1984 massacres. Appalling violence descended upon on our brave and precious brothers and sisters by an unjust, blind government. It is time to show that their deeds have not been forgotten. It is time to remember. It is time to reflect.

A twofold approach is being taken for the event itself; discourses for the intellect taking place during the day followed by Kirtan for the soul in the evening. This double edged sword will be utilized to carry across a vital message of the utmost prominence to all Sikhs across the globe. During the day we are arranged for notable speakers to offer discourses and in depth discussions upon the events surrounding the riots. We will also arrange for workshops to take place for various age groups.

To attract the ever diverted youth and to encourage Sangat participation, it was felt that a degree of uniqueness is required to mark the occasion and to promote Ekta, to evoke the true meaning of Sanjha. In line with this, the kirtanee requested to attend are to be paired up and asked to perform Kirtan as a real collaboration with other kirtanee which to our knowledge has not been done before in the UK.

Further details will be made available shortly. We humbly request for the entire UK Sangat to attend this special event to show that we have not forgotten.

If you would like to get involved then please contact: info@sikhroots.com

sarbat09.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Vaheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Vaheguru Ji Ki Fateh

Please note that further details about the day will be posted shortly. Some preliminary information is as follows:

Talks will take place from 3 - 7 pm during the day

There will then be 45 minutes of Chaupai Sahib Ji Jaaps after which the Kirtan Darbar will begin.

The kirtan is to be done as collaborations between various kirtanee/jathas.

At present the following kirtanee should be attending for the collaborative kirtan

Veer Manpreet Singh and Acapella Jatha

Bhai Amarjeet Singh (Nanaksar) and Harjinder Singh Lalli

Bhai Buta Singh (Damdami Taksal Ragi Jatha) and Bhai Gursharan Singh and Bhai Hari Singh

Bhai Jagpal Singh (akj) and Bhai Manjit Singh (Glasgow)

*Bhai Surjit Singh ji has confirmed that he will also attend provided he remains in the Uk during the time

The collaborations theme is being utilized to encourage sangat participation

Further details will be released in due course.

All sangat is humbly asked to attend from across the UK to show that Sikhs are not prepared to forget what happened in 1984.

Should you require any further information or if you are able to assist in any way please contact us via email: sarbat09@hotmail.co.uk / info@sikhroots.com or phone: 07947087203

Vaheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Vaheguru Ji Ki Fateh

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Fateh,

The bhog of Chaupai Sahib 2.5 million is on that day, there may be a joint program with the one above, however that is yet to be decided. Sikhroots were informed the day they put up the poster aswell and were asked about a joint program and have yet to respond, likewise the team are thinking of the idea BUT have yet to respond. Hopefully no clashes.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

~ Sarbat'09 ~

To Remember & To Reflect

:: Saturday 28th Nov'09 :: Guru Nanak Gurdwara, Sedgley St, Wolverhampton ::

SarbatSeva (UK) and Sikhroots humbly request for all sangat to attend and take part in the First National Remembrance Day for our family of Shaheeds.

The UK's first Q&A session on life with Shaheeds has now been included. Anyone wishing to participate and share their experiences is very much welcome to do so.

Benti to Sangat... Let us all come together for this one day event in remembrance of what descended upon our Panth 25 years ago

There will be a prompt 15:00 start by Bhai Jagjit Singh from Leeds who will provide a 45 minute talk entitled 'Genocide in Delhi'.

He will then be followed by Jagowale's Q & A session. Bhai Sukha Singh (Nihang) will then end the talks section of the event with a discourse on Spritual Guidance.

On completion of the afternoon talks, Rehras and 45 minutes of Chaupai Sahib will be recited by GNNSJ.

The evenings Collaborative Kirtan Darbar will begin at 18:00.

The concept is simple; kirtani from each jatha will be paired together to perform as one.

The following collaborations will be uniting together:

Jagowale with Dhadhi Jatha

Bhai Gursharan Singh and Bhai Hari Singh (DDT) with Bhai Bhuta Singh (DDT)

Veer Manpreet Singh with Accapella Jatha (accompanied by violinist and guitarist)

Bhai Amarjit Singh (Nanaksar) with Bhai Harjinder Singh Lalli (inc jatha)

Bhai Jagpal Singh Kanpur (AKJ) with Bhai Charanjit Singh Delhi (AKJ)

Bebe Nanaki Jatha with Bhai Navreet Singh (Coventry)

Visit www.sarbatseva.com for further information, posters and promo.

Sarbat'09 will be broadcasted live on Amrit Bani Radio throughout Europe.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Reminder to all, the event is this Saturday!!!!

Please do attend this rememberance event, we would ask you all to come for the 84 talks/ Q&A session/ presentations which start at 3pm as well as the kirtan darbar

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
Sign in to follow this  



  • Topics

  • Posts

    • The lady who fired the first shot into Bhai Sodhi ran to talk to Sant Ji and presented a fabricated story to the lead up to the murder of Bhai Sodhi.  The Singhs in the Jatha interrogated the women until she confessed the entire plan and was killed and her body was disposed of on the highway to send out a message.  Shinda the man who fired the remainder of the rounds into Bhai Sodhi, by now had escaped and was making his way to leave Amritsar via a vehicle.  A board was placed outside Mehta Chowk Gurdwara with message of ‘within 24 hours the murderers of Bhai Sodhi should be brought to justice’.   General Labh Singh along with fellow Jatha Singhs disguised themselves as Punjab Police Officers and set up road blocks on the main routes leading out of Amritsar.  Shindas car approached the road block and he sighed in relief on seeing Police Officers.  He asked for assistance with a safe passage to Delhi and he bragged about what he had just done to Bhai Sodhi.  He asked the Police Officers of which department they were from?  To which General Labh Singh replied ‘We belong to Secret Force which does not get paid and does not answer to any Worldly Officials’.  Shinda laughed and said ‘Stop joking around with me, there is no such Force that you have stated!’  General Labh Singh replied ‘There is such a Force and it is the Force that works for ‘Akaal Purkh!’  General Labh Singh picked up 3ft Kirpan and asked Shinda of how many bullets he had fired into Bhai Sodhi and began to cut Shinda limb by limb and threw his body parts into the road whilst he was still alive.  This all happened on busy public highway in full view of the public.  This was the fate of the cowards that murdered Bhai Surinder Singh Sodhi!                            
    • Guest Paapiman
      wjkk wjkf In addition to the advice in the above posts, just make sure that you complete your Nitnem,  even if you miss Amritvela. Don't think that you have missed Amritvela, so there is no point in reciting Gurbani then. This is another trick of Maya. But make sure that the morning Nitnem Gurbanis are completed before sunset. If you miss Amritvela, then go to Gurughar and do Nitnem. When you are in the presence of Sri Satguru jee and are reciting Gurbani with love/concentration, that time is also Amritvela. Listen to katha and do sangat for motivation. There is a lot of pain and suffering in the world. Think about that when you feel low. It might motivate you to do more Naam Simran. Please listen to the following videos. They might also motivate you. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y-GZBE0tAJ0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DAcSLU23TTU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JKgz8_E4fGs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fr_HEC7fV-A   Bhul chuk maaf
    • Yeah, and not acknowledging the dirt that white people have done to nonwhites is also very dubious too. Whitewashing.  That's a very cowardly and petty way of thinking too.  Most of the global political problems of today stem from decisions made by imperialists when they marched in far off places and attacked and robbed them blindly, usually enslaving the local population as some 'inferior race' to boot.  That they had time to do some archaeology whilst they were doing this doesn't mean we ignore that legacy and its enduring impact.   
    • Guest Jagsaw_Puzzled_Singh
      Well now....in today's Guardian: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/nov/21/india-muslim-sanskrit-professor-forced-to-flee-by-hindu-students   I'm really starting to believe in my prophet capabilities now 😉
    • This is a really old post    but the man and woman who killed him were they punished and killed by other singhs?    Bhai surinder singh sodhi was a sher    a real gursikh as well  he did simran and nitnem for hours 
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

Terms of Use