Sunday, May 26 2024 | Time 01:42 Hrs(IST)
image
States » North


Youth must follow ideals that Guru Gobind Singh espoused throughout his life: J&K LG

Youth must follow ideals that Guru Gobind Singh  espoused throughout his life: J&K LG

Jammu, Apr 13 (UNI) Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Saturday paid obeisance at the Gurudwara Sahib Abtal, Ramgarh in Samba.
He prayed for peace, prosperity, happiness and well-being of all.
In his address, the Lt Governor extended his heartiest greetings to the people and recalled the vision of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji for a just and inclusive society.
“I bow to the venerable Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib. Guruji’s message of selfless service, truthfulness, sacrifice, equality and universal love is an abiding source of inspiration for all of us.
On this day in 1699, Guru Gobind Singh Sahib, the tenth Guru, formalized the concept of Saint-Soldier by introducing the Amrit ceremony and transformed the Sikhs into a family of Saints-Soldiers, known as the Khalsa Panth,” the Lt Governor said.
He said a collective name given to the first five Khalsa is Panj Pyare. The Panj Pyare who were baptized by Guru Gobind Singh Ji were -Bhai Daya Singh, Bhai Dharam Singh, Bhai Himmat Singh, Bhai Mohkam Singh, and Bhai Sahib Singh.
Sinha called upon the youth to follow the ideals that Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji espoused throughout his life and strive relentlessly toward the upliftment of the poor and downtrodden. On this Baisakhi, let us resolve to tread the path shown by Guru Gobind Singh Sahib, he said.
On the occasion, the Lt Governor paid tributes to those martyred in the Jallianwala Bagh massacre. He said, the courage and supreme sacrifice of our martyrs will continue to inspire us to build India of their dreams.
Sinha also lauded the invaluable contribution of the farming community in nation-building.
Ajit Singh, Chairman, Sikh Coordination Committee J&K; S. Amarjeet Singh, President Gurudwara Sahib Abtal; senior officials of Police and Civil Administration, religious heads, prominent citizens, community elders and people from all walks of life were present on the occasion and paid their obeisance at the Gurudwara Sahib.
UNI VBH CS

More News

J&K: 4 Punjab tourists died in road accident in Kulgam

26 May 2024 | 12:21 AM

Srinagar, May 25 (UNI) At least four Punjab tourists died and three others injured when a vehicle in which they were travelling met with an accident in Jammu and KashmirKulgam district on Saturday, officials said.

see more..

LG congratulate people on historic turnout in Anantnag-Rajouri Parliamentary seat polls

26 May 2024 | 12:20 AM

Srinagar, May 25 (UNI) J&K Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha congratulated the people on historic turnout in Anantnag-Rajouri Parliamentary Constituency polls which were held on Saturday during the sixth phase of the voting.

see more..

LS Elections: AAP gained significant strength in many LS Constituencies, big leaders joined AAP

26 May 2024 | 12:12 AM

Amritsar, May 25 (UNI) About half a dozen leaders of opposition parties joined AAP in various places, including Amritsar in Punjab on Saturday.

see more..

Talwandi appointed National Secretary of All India Jat Mahasabha

25 May 2024 | 11:54 PM

Chandigarh, May 25 (UNI) Akali leader belonging to the influential Talwandi family of Punjab.

see more..

Give proof of jobs you've given to Punjabi youth: Harsimrat to AAP govt

25 May 2024 | 11:51 PM

Lambi, May 25 (UNI) Former Union Minister and Bathinda MP Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Saturday challenged the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government to give proof of how many jobs it had given to Punjab's youths in over two years or else apologise for failing them.

see more..
image