The Lost British accounts of Sikh texts
Gurinder Singh Mann, Content Editor - the Sikh Nugget will be giving a lecture in Leicester on 27th November at Guru Nanak Gurdwara, Leicester between 2pm and 4pm. on the subject of "The Lost British accounts of Sikh Texts".
He will be going through rare documents, manuscripts and historical images showing how the earliest English translations of Sikh/Punjabi texts came
The presentation revolves around one Dr John Leyden from Scotland who went to India and translated Punjabi/Sikh texts into English.
For those in other parts of the world a website and a booklet will released regarding the subject.
All are Welcome to atend and are requested to pass on the information to others interested.
Punjabi in the UK
Dr Leyden translation project
The Sketch of the Sikhs and Lt John Malcolm
For an interesting perspective on Lt John Malcolm and his Sketch of the Sikhs: Read this article.
Gurinder Singh Mann
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