Monthly Archives: October 2013

Four years of Sikh environmentalism caught on film

October 23, 2013: It’s been just four years since EcoSikh was launched and this new short film celebrates the impressive achievements of this international environmental network. EcoSikh – 4 years of journeying ‘EcoSikh – 4 years of journeying’ charts the … Continue reading

Medical Institution in Amritsar Opts for Zero Plastic for their city’s well-being

October 17, Amritsar; Eco-Amritsar is delighted with the declaration of Government Medical College (GMC) imposing ban on polythene bags. This could be a healthy precursor for institutions all over the city to convert to cloth bags, each of which saves usage … Continue reading

Inter Faith Communities Celebrate Guru Ramdas Ji’s Gurpurab by Caring for Nature

9th October, Amritsar; Eco Amritsar collaborated with Sardar Dara Singh, the famous bird house maker, and set up bird houses at Harmandir Sahib, Khairuddin Mosque, Radhe Krishan Mandir Rani Ka Bagh and St. Mary’s Church Gumtala. The message was loud … Continue reading

APPEAL TO ALL GURDWARAS: October 8, 2013

2013 October APPEAL TO ALL GURDWARAs This is the 479th birth anniversary of our beloved fourth Guru, Sri Guru Ramdas who in his most famous hymn depicted his love for all creatures and plants on earth, which today we call … Continue reading

Hundreds of volunteers make rubbish-free Nagar Kirtans at Amritsar

EcoSikh EcoAmritsar Press Release October 8, Amritsar; To celebrate the 479th birthday of Guru Ramdas, hundreds of Sikh volunteers have gone into the streets of Amritsar, Punjab, to collect garbage during the entire time of the nagar kirtan. The theme … Continue reading

Washington Sikhs gather to Support EcoSikh’s Global Environmental Agenda

Washington, September 19, 2013: 300 people gathered for the EcoSikh Gala Event to support the environmental efforts by this four year old organization. Sikh representatives from various gurdwaras and youth from all across the Washington area and as far as … Continue reading