We welcome in the mid-February to mid-March Sangraad month of Phagun (ਫੱਗਣ).
We welcome in the mid-November Sangraad month of Maghar (ਮੱਘਰ).
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.
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.
Dr. Vandana Shiva explains the importance of protecting our planet and how to live with nature.
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.