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Kerala Floods: Langar sewa expands; Sikh volunteers now serving meals to 13,000 people

'We are now handling kitchen at administration's central food supplies collection centre- Rajiv Gandhi Indoor Stadium in Kochi from where fresh meals are being transported to different camps and special khichdi is also being made for chicken-pox patients'

Two Sikh langar groups in UK get highest Queen’s Award for voluntary service

Midland Langar Seva Society (MLSS) and Langar Aid have won the award, which as per the UK Queen’s Award website is the ‘highest award given to local volunteer groups across the UK.


Langar for Rohingya refugees : Ludhiana mosque, gurudwara donate money to Sikh volunteers, call it 'service for humanity'

"We were trolled on social media for serving Muslims and people questioned us that why Hindus are never fed. But Sikhism means serving humanity not  any religion. Guru ka langar is always open for all," Gursahib Singh, Khalsa Aid volunteer said.

Golden Temple administration fears extra annual financial burden of Rs 10-cr on 'langar', seeks exemption

Fearing the brunt, the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has approached the GST Council and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley seeking an exemption.

Langar held in mosque: ‘World hunger is a bigger issue’

We want to spread the message of communal harmony as well as give a call to fight world hunger, said the representatives of the four communities.

Man sells another property to run langar for the poor

For 15 years now, Jagdish Lal Ahuja,has been providing meal everyday to patients and their families.


Municipal Commissioner to take action if cleanliness is not maintained during langars

This is the first time that the MC has issued orders for maintaining cleanliness during langars.

My favourite story

Marathi actor Sonalee Kulkarni relives memories of the spiritual experience of eating at a langar in Amritsar along with a global family

Others to the rescue: Grocery store keeper,friends feed over 800 a day

Pushpa Singh Chauhan seems like a natural good samaritan. But her kindness