Amritsar, November 14, 2023: As per media reports, Sikh body Chief Khalsa Diwan has announced a two-day workshop with the aim of reviving the ancient kirtan tradition with tanti saaj, adopted and propagated by the Gurus.
The workshop dedicated to the forthcoming Parkash Utsav of Guru Nanak Dev. This was decided in a meeting held under the chairmanship of CKD president Dr Inderbir Singh Nijjar.
“These workshops have been designed to create awareness and educate about the traditional tanti saaj which were string instruments used for kirtan.
The Sikh scholars addressing the workshop will also educate students about the four Sahibzadas and prominent events in Sikh history.
During the workshop, the students would be trained about Gurmat music using these tanti saaj,” informed Dr Nijjer.