Eco-Sikh UK will be holding the 2nd World Sikh Environment Day Conference on Sunday 20th March from 1pm – 2.30pm GMT. The event will bring together academics, activists, campaigners and experts to discuss some of the biggest environmental challenges we face today.
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Ireland’s Sikhs to Plant 1,150 Trees in honour of Guru Nanak
Our friends at Eco-Sikh Ireland in partnership with Reforest Nation will plant 1,150 trees as part of a nationwide initiative to plant over 1 million trees, in a bid to help reforest Ireland
Phagun | ਫੱਗਣ
We welcome in the mid-February to mid-March Sangraad month of Phagun (ਫੱਗਣ).
Maghar | ਮੱਘਰ
We welcome in the mid-November Sangraad month of Maghar (ਮੱਘਰ).
October beckons in the Punjabi month of Katak – ਕੱਤਕ
Katak is a time when death is occurring in nature. Leaves are falling from the trees, flowers are dying and animals are going into hibernation. Nature has created death only then to create life again six months later in the spring months of March and April.
Gardens of Faith – Sikhi
BBC Radio 4 examines the relationship between different faiths and nature by looking at their gardens. In this episode, Peter France visits the Khalsa Wood project near Nottingham, and discusses Sikhi’s relationship with nature.
The Stupidity that Rules us…
Dr. Vandana Shiva explains the importance of protecting our planet and how to live with nature.
Tree Planting Day – Lampton Park, Hounslow
Hounslow’s Sikh community in collaboration with Hounslow Council planted an orchard in Lampton Park on Saturday 8th February to commemorate the 550th birth-anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji.