Tribune News Service
New Delhi, April 8
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday known as for in depth analysis and documentation of the Sikh spirit of service worldwide and the evolution of Gurdwaras because the dwelling centres of neighborhood service.
Addressing the high-level committee assembly to plan the four-hundredth start anniversary of Guru Tegh Bahadur nearly on Thursday, the PM mentioned the federal government will give a becoming tribute to the ninth Sikh Guru whose life was an instance of supreme sacrifice and knowledge.
“The occasion to mark the Parkash Purab of Guru Tegh Bahadur is a spiritual privilege and national duty. We have been blessed by the Gurus to be able to contribute to this historical occasion,” the PM mentioned looking for detailed written solutions from the committee members on the varied elements of the year-long celebrations the federal government plans.
The PM mentioned no phase of Indian historical past within the final 4 centuries has been similar to can be imagined with out the affect of Guru Tegh Bahadur.
“We all take inspiration from the life of Guru Tegh Bahadur and must take his life lessons to the younger generation too. Guru Nanak to Guru Tegh Bahadur to Guru Gobind Singh, the Sikh Guru tradition has been a complete life philosophy in itself and we must celebrate it across the world,” mentioned the PM at a gathering attended by former PM Manmohan Singh, Punjab CM Amarinder Singh and Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar.
Purposiveness of life can be learnt from the lives of the gurus which have been a lesson in “supreme sacrifice, spiritual loftiness and intellectual depth”.
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Quoting Guru Tegh Bahadur the PM mentioned, “Guru Tegh Bahadur gave us the lesson of equanimity in happiness and grief and of national and individual service. He gave us the mantra of equality, simplicity and sacrifice. Ut is our duty to take this lesson to everyone.”
The PM mentioned yearlong celebrations of Parkash Purab must join as many individuals as potential with Sikh non secular shrines aiding the journey.
Stressing the use of digital applied sciences to unfold the message of Guru Tegh Bahadur and his shabads, the PM mentioned, “We have to connect more and more people with us. The Sikh guru tradition must be taken to the world. We must research how Sikhs and other followers of the Gurus are following the path of service, how gurdwaras have become living examples of public service. We must document this spirit of service of the Sikhs,” famous the PM.
The assembly was attended by Union Home Minister Amit Shah; Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla; Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh; Leader of Opposition, Rajya Sabha, MallikarjunKharge; Haryana CM Manohar Lal; Punjab CM Amarinder Singh; Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot; President, Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee, Amritsar, Bibi Jagir Kaur; MPs Sukhbir Singh Badal and Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa; Former MP Tarlochan Singh; MD Amul Shri R S Sodhi; Eminent Scholar Amarjit Singh Grewal, amongst others.
Amit Shah as house minister is the chairman of the nationwide implementation committee for Guru Tegh Bahadur’s Parkash Purab celebrations.