| Malaysia | 24 Jan 2017 | Asia Samachar |
Critical thinking and problem solving skills guided by the Sikh teachings will be key elements at a series of family day camps to be rolled out at various gurdwaras in Malaysia in February.
One-day camps will be held at gurdwaras in Seremban (4 Feb), Kajang (5 Feb) and Klang (9 Feb) while a bigger two-day camp will take place Tatt Khalsa Diwan Selangor on Fe 11-12.
“Critical thinking is one skills that we need to develop within our community. It can be used to solve many of our religious issues as well issues we confront in our day to day lives. It’s a vital skill for all,” Coalition of Malaysian Sikh Organisations (CMSO) secretary general Autar Singh tells Asia Samachar.
“The camps will help participants to tackle daily issues and challenges from the Sikh perspective, with guidance from the Sri Guru Granth Sahib.”
The family day camps, entitled Leadership of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji, are organised by the CMSO in collaboration with various gurdwaras.
Speakers involved at the two-day Tatt Khalsa camp are Sikh author and parcharak Dr Harjinder Singh Dilgeer, Toronto-based health practitioneer and active Sikh speaker Bibi Inderpal Kaur and Kuala Lumpur-based Sikh parcharak Dr Karminder Singh.
Dr Harjinder is the author of 10 volume Complete History of the Sikhs, Guru Granth Sahib translation in English (7 volumes) and is in the process of compiling Encyclopedia (New Mahan Kosh) of Sikh literature.
Inderpal actively conducts Gurmat classes in Toronto, Canada. She also appears on Masti TV, a Toronto-based Sikh station, discussing issues from the Gurbani perspective.
There are many videos capturing their presentations on various Sikh topics on the Youtube.
UPDATED (28 Jan 2017): Dr Harjinder Singh Dilgeer is unable to attend the forum due to a clash of programmes
LEADERSHIP OF SRI GURU GRANTH SAHIB JI FAMILY DAY CAMP
| 11-12 Feb 2017 | Tatt Khalsa Diwan KL |
Day 1: 11 Feb 2017 (Sat)
10.40am-12.00pm: Talk by Dr Karminder Singh
1.00-2.00pm: Talk by Dr Harjinder Singh Dilgeer
2.00-3.00pm: Talk by Bibi Inderpal Kaur
4pm: Tea and closing.
Day 2: 12 Feb 2017 (Sun)
10.10-10.40am: Kirtan by Balvinder Singh
10.40am-11.40pm: Talk by Dr Karminder Singh
11.45am-12.45pm: Talk by Dr Harjinder Singh Dilgeer
1.30-2.45pm: Talk by Bibi Inderpal Kaur – LADIES SPECIAL
4pm: Tea and closing.
For information for Tatt Khalsa programme, call Harbans Singh 013.3301011, Autar Singh 012.2055011
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