Friday, December 14, 2012
Satguru Jagjeet Singh ji – Chief of Namdhari sect is no more
Satguru Jagjeet Singh ji – Chief of Namdhari sect is no more.
SIRSA NEWS ( www.SirsaNews.com )
14 December 2012
Pictures and Videos: Amar Singh Jyani, GS Mann.This Picture courtesy: SriBhainiSahib.com
Satguru Jagjeet Singh ji, Chief of Namdhari sect is no more. He breathed his last at 6:28PM at Namdhari Apollo hospital Ludhiana on 13th December 2012. He was 94 (some claim him to be 92 years old). His funeral shall be held at Sri Bhaini Sahib near Ludhiana on 14th December at 02:00PM. CM Punjab and several dignitaries are expected to attend his funeral.
His contribution to Indian classical music, singing of Gurbani in prescribed Raagas, protection of Cows, promotion to horticulture and modern seeds, heritage of the Kukka movement and contribution to Indian hockey by imparting training to many good players in the past and now also shall be remembered always. Apart from around Bhaini Sahib near Ludhiana there is a large number of Namdharis in Sirsa also.