Basics Of Sikhi

Bhai Jagraj Singh will be attending Glasgow Gurdwara! He will be doing a Katha in English and Punjabi. Saturday 8th March 3.30pm – 4.45pm: Sessions for Beginners to Sikhi (young people aged 13 – 16) | Conference Room 5pm – 615pm: Session for Young People already attending classes (age: 14+) | Conference Room 630pm –…

Truth About 1984

Truth About 1984 campaign secures debate in the Scottish Parliament Tuesday 10th June, 5pm, Scottish Parliament Coaches leaving from Guru Granth Sahib Gurdwara at 2pm. Sikh Channel covering the event for broadcast. Join us on this historic occasion.  

Glasgow Tour by Nirvair Khalsa Jatha

Nirvair Khalsa Jatha are set to inspire the Sikh community in Glasgow, starting the New Year in bliss and spirituality. Wednesday 1st January | 6.00pm – 8.00pm| Guru Nanak Gurdwara, 27 Otago Street, Kelvinbridge, Glasgow, G12 8JJ   Thursday 2nd January | 7.00pm – 9.00pm | Guru Tegh Bahadur Gurdwara, 32 St Andrews Drive, Glasgow, G41 5SG…

Glasgow Gurdwara wins Community Project of the Year

The Glasgow Gurdwara won Community Project of the Year at the Herald Society Awards 2013. The awards ceremony recognises the hard work of charities & voluntary organisations across Scotland. Amrik Singh Uppal, Secretary of Glasgow Gurdwara said, “This award recognises the effort of the Scottish Sikh community who have worked tirelessly for over 60 years making…

Glasgow Gurdwara raises £2,000 for Philippines disaster

On Sunday 17th Nov, the Glasgow Gurdwara appealed to members of the local community to fundraise for the Philippines disaster. The community raised £2,000 which has been sent to the Disaster Emergency Committee.  A community prayer was also read to pray for the health and wellbeing of the affected individuals & families.  As inspired by…

Glasgow Gurdwara shortlisted at Herald Society Awards

Scotland’s first purpose built Gurdwara has been shortlisted as a Finalist in one category at the Herald Society Awards. We have been nominated for Community Project of the Year. The awards celebrate the dedication, the imagination and more importantly the vital impact of some of the best work taking place in the public and voluntary sector. The…

Ken Macintosh and Jim Murphy visit Glasgow Gurdwara

On the 25th of October 2013, Ken Macintosh and Jim Murphy visited the Glasgow Gurdwara. They were given a tour of the premises and gained an insight of the Sikh community. Some young leaders also explained their roles in the Gurdwara and how they contribute on a day-to-day basis.  Both MP’s thoroughly enjoyed their time…

Glasgow Gurdwara Shines at Roshni Awards Ceremony

GLASGOW GURDWARA SHINES AT ROSHNI AWARDS CEREMONY Last night (Thursday 24th October), volunteers from the Glasgow Gurdwara were awarded by the Scottish Ethnic Fund and Big Lottery Fund to run 2 community-led projects. These projects will include computing classes and activities for young people and the elderly. In addition to this, Glasgow Gurdwara volunteer, Puneet…

Glasgow Gurdwara Team runs for Scotland

Fifty Scottish Sikhs took part in the Great Scottish Run 2013 and fundraised for the education provision at the new Glasgow Gurdwara. The team fundraised over £4000 and consisted of school pupils, students, professionals and even runners over the age of 60. First time runner Perdeep Kaur participated in the 10K race and said, “This…

Doors Open Day 2013 attracts over 2,000 visitors

Doors Open Day 2013 attracted over 2,000 visitors to The Glasgow Gurdwara, Scotland’s first purpose built Sikh centre.    In partnership with Glasgow Doors Open Day, this was the first time The Glasgow Gurdwara has participated in this landmark event. The iconic architecture of the £4 million building received enthusiastic attention from all over Scotland….

Scottish Sikhs prepare to engage with influential Delhi Sikh organisation

    From Saturday 21st – Monday 23rd September, the Glasgow Gurdwara Council will be welcoming the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) to Scotland as they embark on the final leg of their UK tour. The DSGMC is the second most influential Sikh organisation in India and the senior most figures will be engaging…

Glasgow Gurdwara shortlisted at Inaugural Inspiring City Awards

Scotland’s first purpose built Gurdwara has been shortlisted as a Finalist in two categories at the inaugural Inspiring City Awards which celebrates the people and organisations that make Glasgow great. The Gurdwara, which attracted up to 10,000 visitors on the opening day, is an iconic piece of architecture adding to the beauty of Glasgow’s skyline….

Glasgow Doors Open Day

Activities A full tour of this one of a kind facility will be given to all visitors. A short film screening will take place detailing the history of Scottish Sikhs and the beliefs of the community. A full vegetarian meal will be provided through the Free Kitchen. Dates and Times Building Open Saturday 21st September:…

Sikhi Camp 2013

Young people from all over Scotland attended a four day summer youth programme, organised by the new Glasgow Gurdwara. This annual event smashed all previous records with over 250 young people in attendance and was co-ordinated by a team of 50 young volunteers. An immersive Sikh experience, this enjoyable programme consisted of seminars, team-building activities,…