We continue with our tradition of remembering the four Sahibzades of Guru Gobind Singhji: Sahibzada Ajit Singhji, Sahibzada Jujhar Singhji, Sahibzada Zorawar Singhji, Sahibzada Fateh Singhji and Mata Gujri ji in the month of December. These young sons of Guru Gobind Singhji are a great Inspiration for our children as their love and sacrifice for sikhi remind us who we are and our proud heritage.
Register for the event asap as the response from past years have been overwhelming.
For participation in any of the categories: Speech or Kavita (2-3 mins) and Shabad (8-10 mins)
For registration we will need your child’s name, age and title of the speech, shabad or kavita
You may look-up internet youtube, sikh phulvari issues or contact : Harjeet Singh
Participants from Maryland, Washington DC and Virginia are invited to join us:
On 25th DEC, Sunday at GNFA , Silver Spring from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Sohila Sahib and Tav Prasad Savaiye Recital
Saturday, September 24th, 2016
The G.N.F.A Dharmik Committee invites all youth to participate in the Sohila Sahib and Tav Prasad Savaiye Recital to be held from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Gurudwara Sahib.
Guidelines for various age groups are as follows: [Read more…]
Khalsa School – Fall Semester Registration
IS OPEN FOR:
- Pre-K; (Age 4 as of Sept 30th)
- Elementary School; (Grades 1 to 5)
- Middle School; (Grades 6 & 7)
- HS Gurmat class; and
- Panjabi for All (Adult Class)
- Music Class: Tabla and Dilrubas ($10 per class)
SCHOOL REGISTRATION On: August 7, 14, 21 and 28 [Read more…]
Thakur Singh Scholarship – 2016
1. GNFA is pleased to announce The 2016 Thakur Singh Scholarship that provides need-based financial support in the amount of $2,000 to students of GNFA community pursuing graduate or professional education. The Amar Kartar Foundation established the scholarship to honor the memory and contributions of Thakur Singh.
2. Please read the attached compliance criteria and submit the application form no later than August 13, 2016. A panel of Judges will interview and pick up the candidate on Saturday, August 20th. The Scholarship will be presented on Sunday, August 21st in the afternoon Diwan.
3. For more information, please contact: Gajinder Singh, at 410-740-1225 (H); 410-370-3684 (C)
– Gajinder Singh
- GNFA is pleased to announce its 2016 Youth Merit Award of $2,000 to a College bound HS Senior. Please read the attached compliance criteria and submit the application form no later than July 17, 2016.(You may handover your application to Gajinder Singh on Sunday, July 17th in Room #3 between 10:00 AM to 12:00 noon) Please Attach the following supporting Documents:
- Letter from college of admission
- GPA Score
- SAT Score
- One page write up of community service and participation in: (a) GNFA and (b) outside of GNFA
- On Saturday, July 23rd, you will write a 500 words, extempore, Sikhi related essay, and a panel of Judges will interview and pick up the Merit Award Winner. Winner will be announced in the afternoon Diwaan of July 24th.
- GRARDUATES RECOGNITION: GNFA will also recognize all 2016 High School and College graduates of GNFA Community onJuly 24th in the afternoon Diwaan (your presence is required). Please reply this e-mail and forward your name to Gajinder Singh ASAP.
For more information, please contact:
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Sadh sangat ji,
You are invited to attend the 12th Annual Washington Capital Sikh Youth Kirtan Sammelan on Saturday, May 28th at Guru Nanak Foundation of America from 10 am to 6:30 pm. 25 youth jathas from several gurdwaras will perform shabads in their prescribed raags to the accompaniment of traditional instruments.
Live webcast at passionfortruthtv.com and sikhfreepress.org.
The dress code for GNFA jathas is: [Read more…]