HASAN ABDAL, Western Punjab, Pakistan—To celebrate 319th Khalsa Sajna Diwas, a religious procession organized at Gurdwara Panja Sahib situated in Hasan Abdal town of Western Punjab (Pakistan) by the Sikh sangat. Bhog of Sri Akhand Path Sahib was laid, in which Sikh Sangat from all over Pakistan and parts of East Punjab and India took part.
During the nagar kirtan, students of Bhai Joga Singh Religious School manifested their martial skills in ‘Gatka’ in this religious procession.
Meanwhile, Sikh24 has learnt that Indian pilgrims arrived in Pakistan via train at the crack of dawn on April 13. The Sikh pilgrims took dip in the holy pond of Gurdwara Sri Panja Sahib and then enjoyed melodious recitation Gurbani verses during wee hours.
Babar Jalandhari from Hasan Abdal told Sikh24 that about 1700 pilgrims from India have arrived in Pakistan to celebrate Vaisakhi at Gurdwara Sri Panja Sahib (Hasan Abdal). He informed that the Evacuee Trust Property Board has made special security arrangements for all the international Sikh pilgrims.Sikh24 Editors can be reached at email@example.com