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Divinity Society

The Divinity Society is integral to the dissemination of the ideals which form the foundation of this institution. It imparts the message of humanity, love, truth, honesty and courage among our students and staff. The sole purpose of this is to make the students aware of these values. The society organizes various divinity functions such as Shabad and Kirtan Darbars, Seminars and Paper Reading Contests on life and works of Sikh gurus and comparative religious studies. Every thursday the diwan sahib is held at 1:00p.m. at the college gurdwara sahib. The students perform paath followed by Kirtan for an hour. Kirtan and tabla classes are held by the trained students of society to the enthusiasts.

Mata Sundri Smiriti Diwas is celebrated on 12th March of every year as the Founder’s Day of the college. Besides these events, the society also conducts the an annual event “Bani-Kirtan and Declamation Competition” in which students from across schools and colleges participate. These activities are aimed at inculcating ethical and spiritual values among students and giving them a feeling of universal brotherhood.

Last year also students and staff participated in the Nagar Kirtans organised by Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee, Delhi on the occasion of Guru Nanak Dev Ji's Janam Dihaara (birthday), martyrdom of 9th Guru - Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Ji and Prakash Utsav of Guru Gobind Singh Ji, in which many students and staff participated.

Gurupurab was celebrated on 22nd January in the college premises. To increase knowledge of Sikh history among students across religions a paper writing competition on the topic “Guru Nanak Devji's Legacy and Life” and “Guru Gobind Singh ji's Legacy and Life” was organised on 2nd February 2018.

The Divinity society also performed a play titled “Kiv kure tutte paal” (How can the veil of illusion be torn away?) during the college festival Saarang in Mata Sahib Kaur Auditorium on 7th February 2018.

The Divinity Society organized a National Seminar on “Guru Nanak Dev Ji View of Life: Contemporary Context” on 27th March, 2018 in Mata Gujri Hall of college. Dr. Jaspal Singh, Former Indian High Commissioner to Mozambique and Swaziland delivered the inaugural address. Prof. Gurmeet Singh Sidhu, Head. Dept of Religious Studies, Punjab University, Patiala; S. Harinderpal Singh, Chairman Gurmat College; Prof. Harjit Kaur Bhatia, Head, Dept of Educational Studies, Jamia Milia Islamia, New Delhi; S. N. P. Singh, Former Principal, Super Ability School; Prof. Mohd. Habib, Dept. of Religious Studies, Punjabi University, Patiala; Dr. Pankaj Arora, Associate Professor, Central Institute of Education, University of Delhi, New Delhi and Ms. Bhawna Malik, Counselor, Mata Sundri College for Women, were the distinguished speakers for the day.