Shaheed Bhagat Singh

Bhagat Singh was an Indian revolutionary freedom fighter who was hanged to death by British colonisers at the age of 23 years. Fondly known as ‘Shaheed (martyr) Bhagat Singh’, he is considered a national hero of India’s freedom struggle against colonial rule. As a teenager, Bhagat Singh popularised the slogan of ‘Inquilab Zindabad’ which eventually […]

“Hola Mohalla”

Hola Mohalla is a Sikh festival which is celebrated with great zeal and zest by the Sikh nation. Hola Mohalla is celebrated at the birthplace of the Khalsa, Sri Anandpur Sahib, with religious ceremonies.It is a tradition started by the tenth Guru, Sahib Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji Maharaj, to instill courage and strength in […]

“Giddha & Bhangra”

Giddha and Bhangra folk dances are dances of strength, power, energy, and grace. Bhangra and Giddha originated in the 1800s in the Panjab region of India by farmers. Both initiated as folk dances celebrated during the time of the harvest called Baisakhi/Vaisakhi. In the mid-1800s, the Gidha and Bhangra dance began to gain its popularity beyond […]