Sikh Community Triumphs, Saves DC Gurdwara

Inaugural celebrations, Sikh Gurdwara DC re-opens.

Inaugural Celebrations for Sikh Gurdwara, DC will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2013 from 10:30am to 12:30pm at 3801 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20016.

Dr. Inderjit Kaur, the President of The Pingalwara Charitable Society will be the keynote speaker for the occasion. Several prominent local government officials and leaders of interfaith houses will be congregating at the Sikh Gurdwara to celebrate the occasion with the Sikh community of Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia.
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Sikh Gurdwara, DC Inaugural Celebrations

Sikh Gurdwara, DC,  invites you to join its Inaugural Celebration

On   Saturday, September 14, 2013,  from  10:30am – 12:30pm  at  3801 Massachusetts Avenue NW,  Washington, DC 20016

We are honored to have with us Dr. Inderjit Kaur, President of the Pingalwara Charitable Society as our keynote speaker.

DC Sikhs Ask for Representation at Akal Takhat

By Anju Kaur, SikhNN staff writer, Washington Bureau

The Washington sangat is seeking representation of the diaspora Panth at the Akal Takhat.

“We Sikhs living abroad don’t feel very well represented there,” said Harpreet Kaur Chadha, spokeswoman for the recently re-opened Sikh Gurdwara, DC. “We would want Sikhs from abroad, all over the world, to have representation in whatever (body) is leading the Panth.”

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Guru Harkrishanji’s Prakash Diwas & Centennial Celebration of Max Arthur Macauliffe

Sikh Gurdwara, DC saad sangat invites you to celebrate Guru Harkrishanji’s Prakash Diwas on July 28th, 2013

10:15 am – 11:00 pm
Sarab Rog Ka Akaud Naam Session
Healing through listening & reciting Bani in sangat

11:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Kirtan by Bibi Amarjeet Kaur
Kirtan by Bhai Surinder Singhji & Jatha (Bhai Joginder Singhji & Bhai Balbir Singhji)

1:00 pm 
Speech by Dr. Inderjeet Singhji (Gadar Party)
Speech by Dr. Harbans Lalji (Texas)
Ardaas, Samaapti

Rehansabaee Diwan on June 21st from 8pm – 2am.

Sikh Gurdwara, DC saad sangat invites you to Rehansabaee Diwan on June 21st from 8pm – 2am.  If you wish to recite Kirtan during the diwan please call us at (202) 537-5110 (Gurdwara line).

Please join us with your family and friends.

Prof. Darshan Singhji Khalsa

Sikh Gurdwara, DC saad sangat invites you to attend a special diwan on July 7th, 2013 with Prof. Darshan Singhji Khalsa.

11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kirtan by Sangat

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Kirtan by Bhai Surinder Singhji & Jatha (Bhai Joginder Singhji & Bhai Balbir Singhji)

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Kirtan by Prof. Darshan Singh Ji Khalsa

1:30 pm
Ardaas, Samaapti

DC Gurdwara re-opens

By Anju Kaur, SikhNN staff writer, Washington Bureau

The Sikh Cultural Center of America, also known as the National Gurdwara, in Washington, will re-open this weekend after a two year hiatus. Shut down for nearly two years, the National Gurdwara will re-open its doors as the only gurdwara in the nation’s capital, and the international headquarters for Pingalwara.

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