Saadi Boli Saade Geet
This Mega Show was organized to promote Punjabi Literature, legacy, culture and folk music and to enthuse the present generation to feel proud of their roots and heritage. This gala event “Saddi Boli Sadde Geet” commemorating ‘Punjabi Month’ was organized jointly by Bhasha Manch and Department of Music at Hindu Kanya College, Kapurthala. A leading literary figure, Dr. Lakhwinder Johal, President, Punjab Sahit Academy and Secretary, Punjab Kala Parishad presided over the function as Chief Guest who inspired students to feel proud of the rich diversity of Punjabi Culture and Customs. Mrs. Glory Bawa, a renowned Punjabi singer and Mrs. Jaspreet Kaur, District Language Officer, Kapurthala graced the occasion as the Guests of Honour. Mrs. Bawa enthralled the audience and exhibited her expertise in folk songs. Sh. Surinder Singh Sunnar, renowned Punjabi poet from America, encouraged students to contribute their potential and creativity in sustaining the traditional legacy of Punjabi Heritage. On this occasion, an Exhibition displaying traditional Punjabi articles, jewellery, vessels and models also made students aware about their ethnic origin and traditions.
Motive : To apprise students about the significance of the unique Punjabi literature and traditions till date and to encourage them to update their knowledge about Punjabi heritage, legacy and cultural background.
Outcome: The event promoted Punjabi rich Literature, legacy, culture and folk music and encouraged students to attach themselves with their roots and rich heritage of Punjab. The distinguished guests of the day influenced students greatly and their words of wisdom inspired students to cherish and promote the unparalleled legacy of Punjab. Quiz, musical performances and book exhibition promoting Punjabi language, literature, culture and music increased the conceptual knowledge of the students.
No. of Beneficiaries: 425
Bhasha Manch and Department of Music
1. Dr. Lakhwinder Johal, 2. Mrs. Glory Bawa, 3. Mrs. Jaspreet Kaur, 4. Sh. Surinder Singh Sunnar
1. Dr. Lakhwinder Johal, President, Punjab Sahit Academy and Secretary, Punjab Kala Parishad; Contact No. : 9417194812; 2. Mrs. Glory Bawa, a renowned Punjabi singer, Contact No. : 9888167341 3. Mrs. Jaspreet Kaur, District Language Officer, Kapurthala 4. Sh. Surinder Singh Sunnar, renowned Punjabi poet from America