Accomplished musician and a roving Sikh preacher Dya Singh and jatha have released a beautiful 10-minute tribute to Guru Nanak as the world celebrates the 550th birth anniversary of the founder of the Sikh faith.
‘Dhan Gur Nanak’, released free on the social media, is accompanied with a basic video containing nothng too fancy, but carrying salient messages of Guru Nanak.
Born in Malaysia, Dya who now resides in Australia. The Dya Singh World Music Group performs full scale concerts on ‘music for the soul’ based on North Indian classical and semi-classical styles of music with hymns from mainly the Sikh, Hindu and Sufi ‘faiths’.
He is also the author of SIKH-ING: Success and Happiness and writes occasional columns for Asia Samachar.
DHAN GUR NANAK | Composition: Dya Singh | Sound engineer, piano and guitar: Quentin Eyers | Table: Dheeraj Shrestha | Vocals: Harsel, Jamel &Parvyn |
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