The South Asian Times

18 November 2017 01:30 AM

Trump greets Sikhs on Gurpurab

Washington, DC: President Donald Trump greeted Sikhs on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, the founder of the faith, saying the community exemplifies the fundamental values that all Americans share.

Said his press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders: "Today, President Donald Trump sends warm wishes to Sikh Americans and Sikhs around the world as they celebrate the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Devji, the founder and first guru of Sikhism.

"The Sikh community today exemplifies the fundamental values that all Americans share: peace, tolerance, compassion, and service.  

"President Trump also recognizes the many contributions Sikh Americans have made to our great nation for more than 100 years, including through military and public service."

Update: 10 Nov, 2017

Comments

Concert 12/1 Kiran Ahluwalia