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Punjab gets 2 more sacred forests in a week “Gurdaspur and Chandigarh”

EcoSikh in collaboration with Afforestt created two more Guru Nanak Sacred Forests in Chandigarh and Gurdaspur respectively. Both these forests were created during forest making workshops in which trainees from various facets of life participated in large numbers and learned … Continue reading

The Guardian Covers the efforts of the Sikh community for planting one million trees worldwide

In their article, The Guardian wrote “ Sikhs around the world are taking part in a scheme to plant a million new trees as a “gift to the entire planet”. The project aims to reverse the environmental decline and help … Continue reading

Guru Nanak Sacred Forest

First ever Guru Nanak Sacred forest established in Bathinda!Shubhendu Sharma, Founder of Afforestt and India’s foremost expert on forest creation spearheaded the creation of EcoSikh’s first ever ‘Guru Nanak Sacred Forest’ in Bathinda at village Gill Patti to commemorate the … Continue reading

EcoSikh marks Sikh Environment Day by creating first ever Guru Nanak Sacred Forest in Bathinda

Launches ‘Breathing Punjab’ an awareness project to counter the scourge of Air Pollution Press Links: The Tribune, Times of India, Punjab Express, 121 news, Fyi Chandigarh, CityAir News, NewzNew.com, Samachar Vishesh, Samachar Digital, TricityNewsOnline, Babushahi.com, BuzzingChandigarh, March 14, 2019 Chandigarh: EcoSikh has … Continue reading

EcoSikh Job Opportunity in Ludhiana – Campaign Manager

Job description: Campaign Manager/Program Administrator – EcoSikhLocation: LudhianaDated: 21 January, 2019 Start date: as early as 1st February, 2019 EcoSikh is a US based 501c (3)* non-profit organisation currently seeking to fill the position of a full- time Campaign Manager … Continue reading

Millets Langar at Guru Gobind Singh Ji’s gurpurab celebrations

13 January. 2019 Ludhiana US-based non-profit organization EcoSikh organized millet langar stall to spread awareness about traditional food grains and their health benefits to the Sangat at Gurdwara Sarabha Nagar as a part Gurpurab celebrations with a mission to revive health … Continue reading

Punjab CM announces plantation of 550 saplings in every village to mark 550th Parkash Purab of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji

News Coverage: NDTV, DIPR, Pb. Govt., Business Standard, Punjab Tribune As part of the year-long celebrations of the 550th Parkash Purab of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday announced that his Government would undertake … Continue reading

MP Randeep Sarai Endorsed EcoSikh’s Campaign ‘Guru Nanak 550’ in the Canadian Parliament

30th November, 2018; Surrey, Canada: Canadian Sikh MP, Randeep Sarai endorsed EcoSikh’s initiative of planting one million trees worldwide to commemorate Guru Nanak Dev ji’s 550th birth anniversary in 2019. During his speech, at the Parliament of Canada in Ottawa … Continue reading

O.P. Soni, Environment Minister meets EcoSikh in Jalandhar

News Link:  Yes Punjab Ajit Jalandhar: O. P. Soni, Environment and Education Minister of Punjab, had a meeting with the representatives of EcoSikh regarding the environmental issues facing Punjab and how to connect the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak with … Continue reading

Guru Nanak Bagh, Gurbani Based Garden inaugurated by EcoSikh

Press Links:  Tribune, SikhNet, IndiaEpost 20 August 2018, Moga: First of its own kind, a Gurbani based nature oasis has been created EcoSikh in Punjab. Guru Nanak Bagh(garden) was inaugurated on August 20, 2018, by EcoSikh in collaboration with the citizens … Continue reading