Anniversary (Barsi) of Sant Avatar Singh Ji celebrated online
Sultanpur Lodhi, 27th May
32nd Anniversary (Barsi) of Sherman Sant Avatar Singh Ji is celebrated online. Due to corona pandemic, a simple smagam was organized. Whereas in the past the sangats participated in great number and religious, social and political dignitaries would also especially visit to pay obeisance, but this time due to corona pandemic no one had been invited to join the barsi samagam. This time barsi samagam was made available to sangats through media sites like facebook and youtube. Bhog ceremony of Shree Akhand Sahib Ji and Kirtan was solemnized. During samagam social distance was especially taken care of. The thermal screening of the visiting sangats was done and their hands were being sanitized while paying obeisance.
On this occasion Sant Seechewal released a video 'Jo Na Bhanjte Naraina' in the memory of Padma Shree Ragi Bhai Nirmal Singh Khalsa. On this occasion w/o Bhai Nirmal Singh Khalsa Smt. Sarabjit Kaur and his daughter Aspreet Kaur were especially present. The singer Deep Sandhu told that the way Bhai Nirmal Singh had classically sang the gurbani, it had brought glory to the Sikh Community but the way his death happened is quite disappointing.
On this occasion Sant Balbir Singh Seechewal while addressing the sangats made an appeal that the circumstances due to corona virus are quite troublesome but there is no need to be afraid of corona rather we need to take precautions. He said that we should cooperate with the doctors, para medical staff, security staff and sweeping staff who are fighting with corona for our safety.
On this occasion Sant Sukhjit Singh Seechewal, Sant Gurmej Singh Damdama Sahib, SDM Shahkot Sanjeev Kumar, Tehsildar Pardeep Kumar, J. P. Singh, Bachitter Singh Koharh, Hardeep Singh, Surjit Singh Shantti, Sarpanch Joga Singh, Sarpanch Tejinder Singh Ragi, Amrik Singh Sandhu were also present.