Burnaby: As a part of the year-long celebrations of the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, Shri Guru Ravidass Sabha (Vancouver) will be observing this auspicious occasion on Saturday, July 27, 2019 at its place of worship, Guru Ravidass Community Center, 7271 Gilley Avenue, Burnaby at 10:30 am. All members of the congregation and the general public are invited to participate in the special occasion.
“We are very pleased to announce that the High Commissioner of India, Mr. Vikas Swarup and his honourable wife, Mrs. Swarup, will also be participating in the celebrations and gracing the occasion “, said Bill Basra, president of the Sabha.
The special program will include reciting of the Holy Shabads, Kirtan, greetings from dignitaries, and serving of the Langara (communal meal).
“Guru Nanak Dev ji’s mission was the one of universal brotherhood and peace and we feel very honored and blessed to celebrate the life and teachings of Guru Nanak Dev ji”, said Basra.
On Sunday, July 28, the Sabha plans to host its 37th anniversary and honor the contributions made by its founding members and good wishers.everyone is also invited to the celebrations on Sunday.
For more information, please contact Bill Basra at 604-725-4048.