Nagar Kirtan Sikh Parade in Montreal
Nagar Kirtan is a Punjabi term which literally means "Neighbourhood Kirtan". The word "Nagar" means "town or neighbourhood," and "Kirtan" is a term describing the singing of Shabads (divine hymns). The term refers to the procession of Sikh Sangat (Congregation) through the town singing holy hymns. The concept of a Nagar Kirtan is to bring the message of God to the doorstep of the community.
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- © Philippe Montbazet
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- Montréal, traditions religieuses : Le Sikhisme