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4100 Sikh Gurdwaras and Institutions celebrate Sikh Environment Day across India and World

Washington DC, March 16 2017: A record 4,100 Sikh Gurdwaras, institutions, schools and communities all across India and all over the world celebrated Sikh Environment Day on March 14 this year,  more than any other year since the celebration began in 2010. … Continue reading

EcoSikh Appeals for Sacred Forest in Memory of Guru Har Rai and 4-Point Environmental Agenda in Punjab

March 8th, Chandigarh; Washington based EcoSikh has unveiled its four-point environmental agenda for the upcoming Government of Punjab to curb the ecological disaster of the state as part of it’s World Sikh Environment Day campaign.  Since 2010, EcoSikh has facilitated the celebration of the Sikh … Continue reading

Jalandhar Pedals for Punjab’s Water Security

January 3rd, 2017, Jalandhar; US based EcoSikh and Jalandhar Biking Club (Regd) (JBC) together with citizens of Jalandhar, today conducted a 10 km awareness rally on bicycles, ‘Pedal for Punjab’s Water’ to raise their voice for water security in Punjab … Continue reading

EcoSikh Launches Action Plan and Network on Environment

Guru Nanak’s Vision Can Save Punjab’s Ecology ‪18 December 2016, Ludhiana: EcoSikh convened over 30 organisations from all over Punjab to launch a focused green action plan. Washington based EcoSikh intends to build partnerships with a network of organizations from Punjab … Continue reading

EcoSikh Welcomes SGPC’s Environmental Planning for Guru Nanak’s 550th Birth Anniversary

Fatehgarh Sahib, December 10, 2016: EcoSikh shared it’s “concrete ten-point environmental agenda for Sikhs” with Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) in a conference hosted by SGPC for the upcoming 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak in 2019. Held at Gurdwara … Continue reading

Organic Sundays on a roll in Amritsar

Amritsar, 27th November, 2016: EcoSikh in collaboration with Dilbir Foundation has made a weekly fixture in the socio cultural life of Amritsar, the Organic Sundays Farmers Market is an event that brings families together to socialise, buy farm fresh vegetables and … Continue reading

1st EcoSikh Annual Conference in India

Fighting Climate Change in Punjab and Implementing UN Agenda on Sustainability ‪19 November 2016, Ludhiana: Washington based EcoSikh held its 1st annual conference in Ludhiana focused on creating strategies and collaborative partnerships to fight climate change in Punjab and other parts … Continue reading

With Organic Sundays, city gets taste of Fresh Farm Produce

Amritsar opens arms to Pure Food Marketplace Amritsar, 24th October, 2016: EcoSikh along with Dilbir Foundation organized  a campaign named “Organic Sundays,” which was welcomed with open arms by the citizens of Amritsar. The campaign largely led by social media ensured that … Continue reading

EcoAmritsar represents Amritsar in National Cleanathon

Amritsar,2nd October,2016: Amritsar was represented in the national Swachhe Bharat Cleanathon Event on Gandhi Jayanti by EcoAmritsar teams. The teams comprising students from Khalsa college of Engineering & Tech, as well as representatives of Panj Sarovar Sewak Jatha carried out … Continue reading

Winners for the SikhNet Youth Online Film Festival

2016 Marks Another Successful Festival! September 28, 2016: This year, EcoSikh collabrated with SikhNet in its 11th Annual Youth Online Film Festival. The theme of the Film Festival, “Mata Dharat – Mother Earth” focused the directors’ lenses on the environment and the … Continue reading