Amrit Sanchar on Vaisakhi Day
Monday, April 14
Sikh Gurdwara, DC
3801 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington DC 20016
For Further Details, Please Contact:
Bhai Jagmohan Singh Ji – 301-384-2133
Amrit Sanchar on Vaisakhi Day
Gurleen Ahuja 443.841.4403
The GNFA Dharmik Committee invites all youth to participate in the upcoming Jaap Sahib Paath Recital.
To register, please contact Mr. Harjeet Singh at (443)-542-3151.
For details/guidelines, please use the flyer below:
Bhai Baldeep Singh will be performing shabad kirtan at GNFA on Sunday, July 21, from 12:50 pm-1:30 pm. It is a rare opportunity to hear a live performance by a luminary in gurbani kirtan.
Guru Nanak Foundation of America will be hosting the 9th Washington Capital Youth Kirtan Sammelan this Memorial Day Weekend.
Sunday May 26, 2013
Session 1: 10:30am – 1:30pm
Session 2: 1:30pm – 7:00pm
Gurmat sangeet will be performed by 33 youth jathas (150+ participants) from several Gurdwaras. Many will be performing with traditional Sikh String Instruments. The Jathas are competing in 3 age categories as follows:
- Junior: 7-10 yrs.
- Intermediate: 11-14 yrs.
- Senior: 15-18 yrs.
Guest Jathas will also perform but in a non-competing capacity. Don’t miss this event! Come out and support these youth.
Participants should arrive and register at least 40 minutes before their performance time. Some jathas may take less than the maximum alloted time of 12 minutes, causing the program to run ahead of schedule.
- 10:40 am – 10:50 am: Ardaas and Vaak
- 10:50 am: Announcement of Rules
- 10:50 am – 12:50 am: Junior Jathas (7-10 yrs.)
- 12:40 pm – 1:15 pm Intermediate Jathas (11-14 yrs.)
- 1:15 pm – 1:30 pm Ardaas – end first part of sammelan
- 1:45 pm – 3:45 pm: Intermediate Jathas(11-14 yrs.) continued
- 3:45 pm – 4:05 pm Guest Jathas
- 4:05 pm – 5:35 pm: Senior Jathas (15-18 yrs.)
- 5:35 pm – 6:05 pm: Guest Jathas
- 6:05 pm – 6:20 pm: Samapti
- 6:20 pm – 7 pm: Honoring Judges and Prize Distribution
- 7:00 pm: Pizza
Live Webcast at www. passionfortruthtv.com and SikhNN.com
Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa, Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh,
Annual Memorial Weekend youth kirtan sammelan groups are now forming at GNFA. Bhai sahibs will be teaching kirtan classes on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings. The age groups are 7-10 yrs, 11-14 yrs, and 15-18 yrs.(age on December 31, 2012). Children younger than 7 yrs.or older than 18 yrs. may participate as guest jathas (non-competing jathas). Please call Bhai sahibs at 301.384.2133 to obtain a slot. Please click the Guidelines and Judging Criteria links below for further details.
Due to scheduling reasons, this year the sammelan will be held on the Sunday of the Memorial weekend (May 26, 2013), not on Saturday. The sammelan will begin at 10:30 am after Asa ji di vaar.
For further information, please contact bhai sahibs or Harsharan Kaur at firstname.lastname@example.org
Dharmik Committee, GNFA
Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Waheguru Ji Ki fateh
Please join us at GNFA with your friends and family to welcome the new year in the presense of Guru Granth Sahib.
|Path Rehraas Sahib||7:30PM – 8:00PM|
|Kirtan Bhai Shwinder Singh Ji||8:00PM – 8:40PM|
|Kirtan Bhai Manmeet Singh Ji||8:40PM – 9:15PM|
|Kirtan Bibi Jasbir Kaur Ji||9:15PM – 9:30 PM|
|Kirtan Istri Satasang Jatha||9:30PM – 9:45PM|
|Kirtan Raag Rattan Jatha||9:45PM – 10:15PM|
|Kirtan Bhai Surinder Singh Ji||10:15PM – 11:00PM|
|Kavita Surjit Singh Ji Kaonke||11:00PM – 11:10PM|
|Kirtan Bhai Jugmohan Singh Ji Harmohan Singh Ji||11:10PM – 12:00AM|
Please note that Langar will begin at 8:00PM