GNFA HOSTS SUCCESSFUL YOUTH KIRTAN SAMMELAN-program archived

The Dharmik Committee thanks the participants, parents, our bhai sahibs, teachers, and volunteers for a very successful sammelan on May 23 in which 39 youth jathas participated. The entire program has been archived and can be viewed at www.passionfortruthtv.com/archive.html. We thank Sardar Manmohan Singh Chawla for this seva.
The results of the kirtan sammelan are as follows:

Junior Jathas 
Outstanding Achievement: Guru Angad Institute of Sikh Studies (GAISS)
Pavit Singh, Harjas Kaur Aneja, Prabmehar Kaur Sawhney, Nanakipreet Kaur Bawa, Ikpreet Kaur Brar, Mehma Kaur Kathuria and Bramjot Singh Chawla.

Shabad: Tu Thakur Tum Peh Ardaas 
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GNFA Youth – Help someone receive a FREE Chemotherapy treatment

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Event: Car Wash – June 28, 2015

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Washington Capital Sikh Youth Kitan Sammelan-May 23, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The event will begin at 9:30 am sharp and conclude at 6 pm.

35 Jathas from Texas, New Jersey and the DMV area are participating.
Juniors (7-10 years) will go first, followed by Intermediates (11-14), Seniors (15-18) and Advanced (19-25).

The dress code for GNFA jathas is:
Girls: white salwar-kameez, bright yellow Khalsa School chunni.
Boys: white kurta-pajama, bright yellow Khalsa School dastaar.

If you don’t have that chunni or dastaar, please borrow from a Khalsa School friend or check with Harvinder (Reena) Aneja at hkaneja@yahoo.com if there are extras.

GNFA volunteers:
Women: white salwar-kameez, blue-kesri Khalsa School chunni
Men: white kurta-pajama, navy blue dastaar.

For snack seva, please contact Reena Aneja at hkaneja@yahoo.com or Ravinder Sawhney at ravinder_sawhney @yahoo.com

The schedule is available here 2015 Kirtan Sammelan Schedule.

Vaisakhi Sikh Day Parade in Washington DC – May 9, 2015

Vaisakhi Sikh Day Parade
in Washington, DC
Celebrating 100 Years of Sikh Presence in America
Sponsored by Gurdwaras of Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC
Saturday, May 9, 2015
The gathering place is the lawns near 19th St and Constitution Ave, DC (not Lincoln Memorial). Parkash will be at 10 am at this location, followed by kirtan. Parade will start from here at 12:30 pm and end at 3rd St. and Madison at 2:30 pm. Gurdwaras will march in alphabetical order. The first bus will leave GNFA at 8:30 am, and the next three as they fill up.  Buses will depart from end of parade route for GNFA at 4:00 pm. Please sign up for a bus spot at the treasurer’s desk at GNFA this evening or email Avtar Singh Barring at besttrucking@gmail.com or Gajinder Singh at gajindersingh@yahoo.com. Langar (breakfast and lunch) will be served at the venue. For the comfort of young children, it would be a good idea to bring a snack and drink along.
Sadh Sangat ji, let us participate in large numbers to commemorate the establishment of the Khalsa Panth and to celebrate 100 years of Sikh presence in America.
For inquiries, please contact:
Avtar Singh Barring                 besttrucking@gmail.com           443.496.2771
Gajinder Singh                         gajindersingh@yahoo.com        410.370.3684
Bhai Jagmohan Singh ji           301.384.2133

 

Washington DC Vaisakhi Sikh Day Parade – May 9, 2015

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New York Khalsa Parade – April 25, 2015

Anyone interested in joining the trip for New York Parade the bus will leave at 6:00 AM and return 6:00PM. Ticket is $25.00 and needs to be purchased by April 20th. Please contact either Bhai Sahib or Avtar Singh Barring at 443-496-2771 for tickets or if you are interested in performing Langar or other sewa for the trip.

GNFA Cultural Program – April 26, 2015

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Special Kirtan Diwan on April 24 at GNFA

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GNFA celebrates Prakash Utsavs

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