Special ceremony to be held at Gurdwara Sri Paonta Sahib dedicated to 400th birth anniversary of Sri Guru Teg Bahadar Ji: Bibi Jagir Kaur
Members of Gurdwara Paonta Sahib elected unanimously
The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has been taking continuous initiatives to improve the management of Gurdwaras.
Under the same, the SGPC president Bibi Jagir Kaur on Saturday visited Gurdwara Sri Paonta Sahib in Himachal Pradesh to pay obeisance.
SGPC president inaugurated Sri Guru Gobind Singh NRI (non-resident Indian) Sarai (Inn) at Gurdwara Sri Paonta Sahib.
On this occasion Bibi Jagir Kaur Ji held a special meeting with the gurdwara local officials regarding the management of Gurdwara Sri Paonta Sahib. In the meeting, Gurdwara Paonta Sahib Committee was constituted as all the members were elected unanimously.
The local Sikh sangat (devotees) especially arrived at Gurdwara Paonta Sahib to honour Bibi Jagir Kaur, who also apprised the SGPC president about the problems they are facing.
Speaking on the occasion Bibi Jagir Kaur Ji said, "All the modern amenities are present in Guru Gobind Singh NRI Sarai. Special ceremonies will also be held at Gurdwara Sri Paonta Sahib dedicated to 100th Prakash Purb (birth anniversary) of Sri Guru Teg Bahadar Ji. A three-day event will be organised, in which, the special functions will be held including Dhadi Darbar (court of balladeers), Kavi Darbar (court of poets), and Katha Vichar (views and lessons Gurbani).
Many agendas were laid out during the meeting which were approved by the SGPC president Bibi Jagir Kaur.
On this occasion, three members of Gurdwara Sri Paonta Sahib Committee were unanimously elected including Harpreet Singh Hoshiarpur, Mohkam Singh Paonta Sahib and Jaspal Singh.
In the meeting, chaired by SGPC president Bibi Jagir Kaur, SGPC chief secretary Harjinder Singh Dhami, Jathedar Harbhajan Singh vice-president Gurdwara Paonta Sahib Committee, Jathedar Baba Nihal Singh Harian Velanwale, Joga Singh, Baba Nagar Singh, Harpreet Singh, Karambir Singh, OSD to SGPC president Dr Sukhbir Singh, and manager Jagir Singh were present.
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