Friday, November 24, 2017
Gateway to Sikhism

Sri Guru Nanak Satsang Sabha , Melbourne, Australia


Sri Guru Nanak Satsang Sabha
127 Whitehorse Road
Blackburn, Victoria 3130
Phone: ( 61-3) 98941800



DAILY 7- 8 am Asa di Var
6.30 pm Rehraas
WEDNESDAY 6.30 pm Rehraas
7-8 pm Ragi Jatha
8.30 pm Langar
SUNDAY 7 - 8 am Asa di Var
9-10 am Sukhmani Sahib
10.30-11 am Local Jatha
11 am - 12 noon Ragi Jatha
12.30 Langar


Opening hours Sundays 11am to 2 pm
Wednesday 6.30 to 8 pm.

Librarian Mr Veerinder Singh

Surindar Singh, Kamaljit Singh, Jagdish Singh, Harpal Singh, Piara Singh, Gurinder Singh, Darshan Singh (Central Committee rep.)
The first meeting of the Sri Guru Hargobind Library was held on 9th July 1995. The original members were Darshan Singh, Jang Bahadur Singh, Vimaldeep Singh, Veerinder Singh, Surindar Singh and Piara Singh. The library has a seating capacity for 30 persons, has 1200 books, 100 CDs and 200 audio cassettes. The library subscribes 3 weekly newspapers (Ajeet, Pubjabi Tribune, Desh Pardesh) and several monthly magazines. Live kirtan is recorded every Wednesday and Sunday and these can be duplicated for the Sangat on a fast copier. The library's computer is linked to the internet. will strive to be most comprehensive directory of Historical Gurudwaras and Non Historical Gurudwaras around the world.

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