Monthly Archives: June 2014

Amritsar Foundation Day Celebrated with Excitement, Day 5

Week-long foundation day celebrations in Amritsar concluded with an awareness rally by citizens and citizen’s meet Rally flagged off by Jathedar Sri Akal Takhat Sahib DC Amritsar, Ravi Bhagat presided over the citizen’s meet at Company Garden Over 1100 plant … Continue reading

Flash Mobs and Sanitation Drives at Various Faith Centres- Day#3, Amritsar Foundation Day

Clean ups at Temple, Mosque, Church, Ravidas Mandir and Gurdwaras and six awareness flashmobs by city children Amritsar Foundation Day (Day#3):   25th June, Amritsar; A new beginning was made today by launching an Interfaith sanitation drive in Amritsar city. … Continue reading

Eco-Amritsar and WWF Begins Series of Nature Walk with Central Orphange- Day#2

Amritsar Foundation Day (2014) Celebrations… Nature Walk Series Inaugurated by children of Central Khalsa Orphanage (An EcoAmritsar and WWF venture) June 24, Amritsar: On the second day of 437th Amritsar Foundation Day celebrations, Eco-Amritsar in collaboration with World Wildlife Funds … Continue reading

Amritsar Foundation Day Celebrations Begins…Day#1

Waste to Vegetable and Zero Disposal Park-II Projects Launched June 23, 2014, Amritsar: Amritsar Foundation Day (AFD) celebrations began today with the launch of two projects for the city’s sustainability. Early this morning Green Avenue Main Park (Verka Booth) became the … Continue reading

EcoSikh Shares Issues and Progress of Amritsar City Shared at Japan

  June 5, Japan– The meeting of global faith leaders for environmental action at Ise, Japan invited EcoSikh to share the issues of Amritsar and progress on its Eco-Amritsar programme with the Green Pilgrimage Network and other international agencies and … Continue reading

EcoSikh Welcomes Sumeet Kaur, Program Manager

Washington DC — EcoSikh is proud to introduce Sumeet Kaur as Program Manager of EcoSikh North America. Sumeet is recent graduate of the George Washington University with a bachelor’s degree in International Relations. She is a strong advocate of human … Continue reading

Eco-Amritsar Announces Amritsar Foundation Day Celebrations on 27th June

21st June, Amritsar, India — In the honour of the great founder of the city of Amritsar, Guru Ram Das Ji, who established Chak Ramdasspur in 1577, Eco-Amritsar (an EcoSikh initiative in Amritsar) today launched it’s second annual campaign to … Continue reading

EcoSikh invited to White House to discuss climate action

Washington DC, May 27, 2014 — Our Washington based EcoSikh team met with senior White House officials and other religious leaders last month to discuss the US President Barack Obama’s Climate Action Plan. EcoSikh’s representative Dimple Sandhu, along with other … Continue reading

EcoSikh Appeals to Make Anandpur Sahib Green and Sustainable City

Washington, June 10, 2014: EcoSikh has appealed to the Punjab Government and SGPC to work towards making the holy city of Anandpur Sahib eco-friendly and sustainable as the preparations are underway to celebrate the 350th anniversary of the city beginning … Continue reading