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2017 Challenge

  • Additional monthly pledges and lump sum donations needed to help cover the ongoing construction costs.
  • $2 Million was needed for initial investment to start construction.
  • Construction Cost estimated at over 6.5 million.
  • Over $2 million raised in past years to pay for land purchase.
  • Thanks for continued support from Guelph sangat and those donating online.
Friday
Oct162015

Akhand Paath Fri Oct 16 to Sun Oct 18

Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh‎

Sangat Ji,

‎‎Please join in Akhand Paath sewa this weekend at gurudwara.

Please come out and pay respects to our great Guru. Our prayers and condolences go out to the victims of the tragic events that occurred in Kotkapura in Punjab this week.  We continue to hope and pray for a better state in Punjab where respect for the Khalsa Panth and Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji will be had once again. Please join in this ardaas.

'Waho Waho Bani Nirankar Hai Tis Jayvad Avar Na Ko-ay' 

Waaho! Waaho!  is the Bani, the Word, of the Formless Lord. There is no other as great as He.

Please join in sewa and prayers:

 ‎1Akhand Paath Fri Oct 16 to Sun Oct 18

    Aramb: Friday October 16 at 10am

    Bhog:  Sunday October 18 at 10am

‎Followed by regular Sunday diwan‎‎.  

 2.  410 Clair Rd Pledges:‎  

  • Remember if you made a financial pledge then please bring your cheques . 
  • Construction is happening now so we need ongoing funding asap! 

Thank you very much!

Satgur Ki Sewa Safal Hai Je Ko Kare Chit Laye

 Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh

Thursday
Oct082015

Akhand Paath Fri Oct 9 to Sun Oct 11 and Food Bank Collection

Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh‎
Sangat Ji,

Congratulations on Prakash Utsav of Guru Ram Das Sahib Ji. ‎Please join in Akhand Paath sewa this weekend at gurdwara. ‎Your time commitment is truly appreciated.

 ‎1.  Akhand Paath Fri Oct 9 to Sun Oct 11

    Aramb: Friday October 9 at 10am
    Bhog:  Sunday October 11 at 10am
Followed by regular Sunday diwan‎‎.  

2. Collection for Guelph Food Bank‎
  • Money and food donations will be collected this weekend. 
  • The money collected will be used to purchase items that food bank requires. 
  • Please help those in need and living with low income.  
  • Delivery will be made to the Food Bank at end of Sunday Diwan.  
  • Take a moment to be thankful for what we have and share with those in need.  
 Thank you Canada for giving us a better life and opportunity to grow. Some of us have reached 40 and 50 year milestones in Canada. Congratulations to all the families who've reached this milestone!‎

We are glad we have found a such a great country,  but we need to make choices that enhance the country and our community together.  Let's be appreciative, helpful and thankful.  Kirat Karo Naam Japo Vand Chhako!

3.  410 Clair Rd Pledges:‎  

  • Remember if you made a financial pledge then please bring your cheques . 
  • Construction is happening now so we need ongoing funding asap! 
  • Please start a monthly pledge or make a lump sum donation if you haven't already.  ‎
  • Under Forms Tab: Monthly Pledge Form.  Please fill in and bring to gurdwara. Thank you very much!
Satgur Ki Sewa Safal Hai Je Ko Kare Chit Laye
Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh
Thursday
Sep172015

SPECIAL EVENT 410 Clair Road E, September 20th Ground breaking

Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh
Sangat Ji,
The moment we have been waiting for is here!
SPECIAL EVENT ***
Date: Sunday September 20th 2015
Location: ONSITE at 410 Clair Rd East , Guelph (new gurdwara (sikh temple) construction site
September 20th Program Time Line
Sukhmani Sahib Paath - 8:30 am to 10:00 am

Palki Jatha Kirtan - 10:00am to 10:45am 
Dhadi Jatha (Ladies) - 10:45am to 11:30am
Kirtan Hazoori Ragi - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Ardaas / Hukamnama - 12:30 pm to 12:45 pm
Remarks and Thanks -12:45 pm to 1:00 pm
Ground breaking - 1:00 pm
Snacks and langar (community meal) will be served on site.

We invite all families and friends of greater Guelph community to attend this long awaited construction launch at 410 Clair Rd East for new gurdwara sahib building. Please pass message onto others. Thank you.

  • On Sept 20, regular Sunday diwan and fundraising event will occur at the 410 Clair Rd construction site.
  • Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji will be placed in the special mobile vehicle used at Nagar Kirtan time.
  • Tents,flooring,outdoor toilets,sinks, bins and several other items will be brought on site.
  • Show your support by wearing Kesri colour dupataas and turbans.

Your support and co-operation is truly appreciated for this once in a lifetime moment taking 6 years to get here!

Notes for those new to Sikhism:

  • Please wear comfortable clothing to sit on padded ground.
  • Well covered clothing (long pants, shirts, skirts or traditional Punjabi wear)
  • Some seating available for handicapped or elderly.
  • Head covered. Please bring your own scarves or some scarves will be available on site
  • Shoes to be removed when in prayer.

Parking on Sunday September 20th:  
Those in area of Clair Rd and Goodwin Drive are asked to leave cars at home and walk to site.
Other Guelph Residents:  Please park at Westminister Woods Public School  (140 Goodwin Drive). Park at school and walk down Clair Rd to get to site - NO entrance off of Goodwin drive. 

Please reserve parking at 410 Clair Rd site for out of town residents.

Fundraising – throughout event (cash, cheques, debit, credit and monthly pledges welcome)
If it was worth it for Guru Nanak to invest his 20 coins into the community, instead of just pocketing for himself, then our investment cannot be of any less value.

The vision and wisdom of Guru Nanak has far reaching impacts and the Shabad Guru is everlasting. It goes wherever we go. It is the global message of equality and oneness. Read more at: http://www.sikhiwiki.org/index.php/Worldwide_praise_for_the_Guru_Granth_Sahib

Come and join this auspicious and historical event in Guelph. Thank you to all.

Believe, Give, Share!
Kirat Karo Naam Japo Vand Chhako!
Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh

Friday
Sep042015

Aad Granth Sahib Ji - Akhand Paath Sep 4-6

Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa, Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh

Sangat Ji,

Congratulations to sangat on the inauguration of Adi Granth by Guru Arjan Dev Ji in 1604 at Harmandir Sahib.  We are celebrating and remembering this most special occasion of Sikh History that is the basis for all Sikhs worldwide. Our living Guru is our heart and soul and we bow down to it with love and devotion. Please join in Akhand Paath sewa.

  "Dhur ki bani aayee  Tin sagli chint mitaee".  

 Akhand Paath Sahib Fri Sept 4th to Sun 6th

Aramb: Friday at 10 am

Bhog Sunday at 10am followed by regular diwan

 Sewa is jointly by sangat. Please, everyone come and help out. 

 Punjabi Class CANCELLED on Sunday Sept 6.  

The builder is ready to start construction at anytime now,  so let's not delay any more. Our Guru is 2nd to none, help make the Gurdwara building just as special.

We still need more funds so please give loans or monthly pledges.  We all need to pitch in.  

Gurbani - Sewa - Simran - it's for the soul!

Have a safe long weekend and watch for children walking to and crossing at schools. Thank you.

 Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa,  Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh


Monday
Aug242015

410 Clair E Rd Construction Update

Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh

The Board of Directors has accepted the project cost of 410 Clair Rd construction. Construction is expected to start very shortly. We look forward to continued financial support by Guelph sangat and outside communities by loans or donations.

Please contact us via the contact us page if you have any questions or email us at infoguelphsikhsociety@gmail.com. Thank you kindly.

Start your monthly pledge or give any loan amount that you can afford.  You can download pledge form to authorize automatic monthly bank withdrawals from Forms and Posters tab or pick one up at the gurdwara.

Construction is starting so let's not delay any more.
Week of August 24: The construction fence is up now! The machines will be rolling in.

Deg Teg Fateh  Panth Kee Jeet!

Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh