(Press release)


Shri Guru Ravidass Sabha, Vancouver will observe may 24 every year as the martyr’s day in the memories of Sant Rama Nand Ji, who was assassinated in Vienna Austria on 24 of may 2009.


Sant Rama Nand Ji was visiting Vienna Austria for the spreading massage of Guru Ravidass Ji. Sant also visited Shri Guru Ravidass Sabha Vancouver in the past . He had great respect in the Ravidassia community in Canada. We ( Shri Guru Ravidass Sabha Vancouver ) condemn this act of terrorism on humanity.


Sant Rama Nand, 57, who headed Dera Sach Khand Ballan near Jalandhar, succumbed to his injuries in a hospital after he was attacked by a group of knife-wielding Sikhs inside Guru Ravidass Sabha in Vienna. The two preachers were in Vienna to participate in annual celebrations of Ravidassia sect founder and 14th century mystic Saint Guru Ravidass


The sect’s top leader, Sant Niranjan Dass, 68, and many others were also injured in the attack.


Shri Guru Ravidass Sabha Vancouver will observe this day (May 24 ) as martyr’s day to pay respect to this sant.


Dr. Varinder Dabri (varinderdabri@hotmail.com)

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