SGPC president announces Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Chair at World University
Kanwar Inder Singh/ royalpatiala.in
On the occasion of the celebrations of 400th Parkash Purab of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib, Bibi Jagir Kaur, President, Shiromani Gurudwara Prabhandhak Committee (SGPC) announced to set up Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Chair at Sri Guru Granth Sahib World University, Fatehgarh Sahib.
While thanking the visionary announcement made by Bibi Jageer Kaur, Dr. Prit Pal Singh, Vice Chancellor of the University said that it is a matter of great pride for the University that a Chair has been set up in the name of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Ji at the University. He said that he can feel the wave of joy in the heart of every Gursikh and Guru Nanak Naam Leva community across the world.
Dr. Prit Pal Singh,Vice Chancellor of the University added that Bibi Jagir Kaur is also giving her guidance as the Chancellor of the University, by virtue of which the University is progressing by leaps and bounds.
Dr. Prit Pal Singh, Vice Chancellor of the University said that under her able guidance, students not just from Punjab but from different states of India are getting benefited from the educational services of the University. He further said that the University which is the maiden University of the SGPC, established under the holy name of Sri Guru Granth Sahib is dedicated to promote Guru Sahiban’s teachings. It will continue to achieve greater heights in the field of education and research, and will remain committed to spread Sikh tenets among the youth under the able guidance and leadership of Bibi Jagir Kaur, president SGPC.
The research on the life, preaching tours and bani will be carried out to spread the message of religious freedom and universal brotherhood.