Monthly Archives: February 2012

February Newsletter: Dharat Suhavi – Volume 2 Issue 2

In our February issue of our newsletter Dharat Suhavi: Volume 2 Issue 2: Sikh Vatavaran Diwas (Environment Day) 2012  Vatavaran Diwas events worldwide including News about Sikh Environment day from: Sri Akal Takht, Amritsar,Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee, Takht Sri Kesgarh Sahib, Takht … Continue reading

Sikhs should reduce the use of disposables in Gurdwaras: Sri Akal Takht Sahib

FEBRUARY 23, 2012: A few days back, Sri Akal Takhat Sahib, Amritsar issued a statement to support the Sikh Environment Day. Singh Sahib Giani Gurbachan Singh Ji has called the Sikhs to reduce the use of plastics in Gurdwaras, homes … Continue reading

Inspiring booklet for a 10 minute eco-assembly in Punjab schools

February 18, 2012, Khadoor Sahib: EcoSikh and the Sukrit Trust today released an inspiring ten-minute program booklet for primary and secondary pupils throughout the Punjab to celebrate Sikh Environment Day 2012 and pay their homage to Mother Earth. The plan … Continue reading

‘Guru Ka Bagh’ Orchid Garden to be created for Sikh Environment Day, 2012

February 16, Haryana: A piece of vacant land at a key gurdwara in Haryana will be transformed into a Guru Garden in honour of Sikh Environment Day 2012 and the message of the Seventh Sikh Guru, who was a great environmentalist. … Continue reading

More than 50 Sikh Parcharaks to bring Sikh Environment Day 2012 to Punjab villages

February 14: EcoSikh’s India Manager, Ravneet Pal Singh today gave a 45 minute presentation at Gurmat Gian Sikh Missionary College in Ludhiana to some 50 parcharaks, or Sikh missionaries, all of whom were keen to discuss afterwards how they can … Continue reading

Amritsar Forest Cover Increases by 16 Square Kilometers

February 14, 2012; the recent Punjab Forest Survey Report of the Forest Survey of India, revealed, that Amritsar, the Pilgrim City of Sikhs has shown forest cover increment by 16 sq. km. It has been notified that since 2007-2011, around … Continue reading

Guru Har Rai Ji: Seeing the Divine In Nature

January 31, 2012: Today the Sikhs celebrated the 382nd birth anniversary of Sri Guru Har Rai ji , who is remembered for his sensitivity towards the nature and his passion for preserving it. In the 17th century, Guru Har Rai … Continue reading