Seva: Attitude & Accountability

Join us this afternoon as Gurpreet Kaur, Technologist, Collaborator, Sevadar, & Harinder Singh, Thinker, Educator, Activist, will dive into the significance and importance of Seva from a historical and practical perspective.

What really constitutes Seva? Why do I need to do it? How can I do my part? These and other aspects of this core principle of Sikhi will be discussed in an interactive lecture/workshop format. Substantiation from Bani, Tavarikh, and Rahit will expose the participants to all aspects of Seva so as to apply it to our current and local realities.

Contact:
Jyoti Kaur | 201-403-6882
Harjot Singh | 609-468-7696
Dhanbir Singh | 201-954-5132

About the Speakers:
Gurpreet Kaur has been in the management consulting field for over 25 years. She is currently a VP of IT: Strategic Initiatives at Integra Life Science. Gurpreet Kaur is a Board Chair at Kaur and Singh Academy, Board Member with Panjab Digital Library and Founder of Camp Nadar. She is a regular facilitator for Sikhri programs such as Grihast, Saneha, and Sidak among others. She spent two years in the Panjab enriching her experience of Sikhi and Panjabi cultures while implementing projects towards educational, psychological, and social empowerment. Her passion in music expands from classical to folk, from kirtan to git. She lives in New Jersey with her family.

Harinder Singh is an educator, thinker, and activist who is deeply in love with 1Force, the Oneness that radiates in all. Love and Justice symbiotic paradigm propels him to leverage public awareness for social change. He currently serves as the Senior Fellow, Research & Policy, at the Sikh Research Institute. Mr. Singh co-founded the Panjab Digital Library and the Sikh Research Institute. He has served on the boards of the National Conference on Community and Justice, The Fellowship of Activists to Embrace Humanity, The Nanakshahi Trust, among others. He is an author and sought after public speaker, raising consciousness of audience around the world. He regularly appears on radio and television programs globally. He also consults on curriculums, exhibitions, and films. He holds a BS in Aerospace Engineering, MS in Engineering Management, and MPhil in Guru Granth Sahib. Some of his publications include: “Guru Granth Sahib: Its Language & Grammar,” “Guru Gobind Singh Sahib & Sikhs in Bihar,” “Love-Harp,” “Sikh Leadership: Established Ideals & Diasporic Realities,” “June 1984 Ghallughara: Lies, List, Light” and series of five articles on Trump’s effect on minorities in America and abroad.

 

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Where
Central Jersey Sikh Association
116 N Main St
Windsor, NJ 08561
United States
When
February 03, 2018 at 12pm - 3pm

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