Monthly Archives: March 2012

March Newsletter: Dharat Suhavi – Volume 2 Issue 3

In the March issue of our newsletter Dhart Suhavi: Volume 2 Issue 3: Celebrating Sikh Vatavaran Diwas (Environment Day) 2012  EcoSikh Benfit Dinner Remember to sign up to receive a copy of our newsletter each month. Thank you for supporting EcoSikh. … Continue reading

Some of the many highlights of Sikh Environment Day

On March 14th, Sikhs celebrated the second Sikh Environment Day (Sikh Vatavaran Diwas) with the incredible number of more than 1,000 institutions participating – more than double the participation recorded in the first Sikh Environment Day in 2011. From Gurdwaras to … Continue reading

Press Release: EcoSikh Benefit Dinner, A Night to Remember

MARCH 21, 2012: MARYLAND, USA: More than 200 guests gathered on Saturday evening for a night of inspiration, reflection, and celebration at the EcoSikh Benefit Dinner in at the University of Maryland, Shady Grove campus in Rockville, Maryland. It was … Continue reading

Press Release: Delhi Gurdwaras to Go Solar and Ban Plastic Disposables

15 March, New Delhi: The Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) President, Paramjit Singh Sarna yesterday committed the second largest Sikh institution in the world to green action, while celebrating Sikh Environment Day, March 14. In all the 16 Gurdwaras under DSGMC, the … Continue reading

Happy Sikh Environment Day: Over 1000 Participating Institutions, in Punjab and the Diaspora

March 14, 2012: Happy Sikh Environment Day! Currently 1007 participants have registered for Sikh Environment Day today. We have created a running total of just some of the participants, and their intentions for this week of Sikh Environment Day and Sikh Vatavaran … Continue reading

Congratulations: Letter of support from UN Assistant Secretary-General

MARCH 13, 2012. EcoSikh has just received an inspiring endorsement for the second Sikh Environment Day from UN Assistant Secretary-General Olav Kjorven, who has been a supporter of EcoSikh since he attended our launch in Delhi in 2009. “In 2009, … Continue reading

A Message from the Jathedar: ਸ੍ਰੀ ਗੁਰੂ ਹਰਿਰਾਇ ਸਾਹਿਬ ਦੇ ਗੁਰਗੱਦੀ ਦਿਵਸ ਨੂੰ ਸ਼੍ਰੋਮਣੀ ਗੁਰਦੁਆਰਾ ਪ੍ਰਬੰਧਕ ਕਮੇਟੀ ਵਾਤਾਵਰਨ ਦਿਵਸ ਵਜੋਂ ਮਨਾਏਗੀ –ਜਥੇਦਾਰ ਅਵਤਾਰ ਸਿੰਘ

ਅੰਮ੍ਰਿਤਸਰ: 12 ਮਾਰਚ- ਸ੍ਰੀ ਗੁਰੂ ਹਰਿਰਾਇ ਸਾਹਿਬ ਜੀ ਦੇ ਗੁਰਗੱਦੀ ਦਿਵਸ ਮੌਕੇ 14 ਮਾਰਚ ਨੂੰ ਸ਼੍ਰੋਮਣੀ ਗੁਰਦੁਆਰਾ ਪ੍ਰਬੰਧਕ ਕਮੇਟੀ ਵੱਲੋਂ ਸੰਮੂਹ ਗੁਰਦੁਆਰਾ ਸਾਹਿਬਾਨ ਅਤੇ ਸਬੰਧਤ ਸੰਸਥਾਵਾਂ ਵਿੱਚ ਪੰਜ ਹਜਾਰ ਬੂਟੇ ਲਗਾ ਕਿ ਇਸ ਇਤਹਾਸਕ ਦਿਹਾੜੇ ਨੂੰ ਵਾਤਾਵਰਨ ਦਿਵਸ ਦੇ ਤੌਰ … Continue reading

EcoSikh Dinner

EcoSikh Dinner Event Saturday, March 17, 2012 at 6.30 PM  REFLECTION CELEBRATION & INSPIRATION  At Universities at Shady Grove Conference Center – Building II 9630 Gudelsky Drive Rockville, MD 20850  Special guests include: ‘Violinder,’ Raginder Momi, Master Violinist and Musician A Special … Continue reading

Giani Pinder Pal Singh’s Katha on Sri Guru Har Rai Sahib and the Environment

March 5, 2012; Kolkata: Gurdwara Behala has organised a Katha session by a famous Sikh speaker Giani Pinder Pal Singh Ji, today in their main hall at 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Giani Ji will highlight: — the life of … Continue reading

Haryana Sikhs Plan a Major Action on Sikh Environment Day on March 14th

March 1, 2012, Kurukshetra: Sikh environmental activist gathered today to plan for direct action day on Sikh Environment Day on March 14, which is the coronation day of the 7th Sikh Guru, Guru Har Rai. This is the largest meeting of … Continue reading