August 14, 2020, 10:37:31 PM
collapse

Author Topic: Gurdas Mann show cancelled in Calgary because Sikhs wearing kirpans  (Read 7674 times)

Offline Grenade Singh

  • Administrator
  • Vajir/Vajiran
  • *
  • Like
  • -Given: 310
  • -Receive: 571
  • Posts: 7685
  • Tohar: 194
  • Gender: Male
  • Sardar
    • View Profile
    • Punjabi Janta
Gurdas Mann da show cancel hogeya Calgary vich kiyonki kayi Sikh veeran nu andher ni jaan ditta geya kiyonki ohna ne kirpan payio si. Menu ni pata pehla sikh ki karde si Canada vich, te eh kidhan ho sakda ke eh pehli var hoya? Par eh huneyi huneyi khabar ayi aa...  je kisey nu kuch pata hove ke pichle saalan vich ki hunda, jaroor dasdeyo...

gurdas maan in calgary gal vigad gaye


The popular Punjabi singer Gurdas Maan made up for a show cancelled midway in Calgary on Sunday night by staging another one on Monday night.

The event's promoters, meanwhile, indicated that they intended to launch legal action against the original venue-- the Telus Convention Centre.

The show was held at Prairie Winds Park in northeast Calgary as quick arrangements were made to organize a make-up performance in the outdoors.

Many people were turned away from the venue of the concert and the show was shut down in mid-performance after the security officials refused entry to many Sikh fans wearing kirpans.

Hundred of irate spectators, mostly south-Asians, who had paid $100 per ticket to see 52 year old singer known to deliver power-packed live performances, spilled onto the streets in downtown Calgary outside Telus Convention Centre, the venue.

Police had to be called in when the argument between concertgoers and security guards got heated. Officials with the convention centre insisted they have a no-weapons policy.


The popular singer had already performed in Vancouver, BC on August 1 at packed Pacific National Exhibition PNE kicking off his six-city Canadian tour. The rest of the shows are scheduled at Edmonton on August 8, Penticton on August 9, Toronto on August 15 and Winnipeg on August 16.

source: http://www.southasianobserver.com/south_asian_canadian_news.php?mid=3&cid=1662]South Asian Observer[/url]

« Last Edit: August 08, 2009, 12:19:04 PM by Grenade Singh »

Punjabi Janta Forums - Janta Di Pasand


Offline Jatt Yamla

  • Retired Staff
  • Patvaari/Patvaaran
  • *
  • Like
  • -Given: 134
  • -Receive: 118
  • Posts: 4631
  • Tohar: 50
  • Gender: Male
    • View Profile
Re: Gurdas Mann show cancelled in Calgary because Sikhs wearing kirpans
« Reply #1 on: August 09, 2009, 01:59:19 AM »
yaar people are know Kirpan is not a weapon...Gurdass mann and the convention people should have known about that too...

Offline █ ▌ﻝαᔕ ▌█

  • Retired Staff
  • Sarpanch/Sarpanchni
  • *
  • Like
  • -Given: 181
  • -Receive: 190
  • Posts: 3442
  • Tohar: 121
  • Gender: Male
  • President of Charra Union
    • View Profile
    • sanu nasha valliata da
Re: Gurdas Mann show cancelled in Calgary because Sikhs wearing kirpans
« Reply #2 on: August 09, 2009, 02:05:11 AM »
bhi assi vancover de a
and jado kade saddi pooja perform kardi a ta kade v koi v is tera da roula rappa nahi payia....
a gurdass mann wari hi peenda....


sadi poooja ne v kamal kitti a is year te  :hehe: :superhappy: =D> :balle: :balle: :balle:

pooja v canada v badi chall rahi a..... :he: :balle:

Offline Jhanda_Amli

  • PJ love this Member
  • ******
  • Like
  • -Given: 344
  • -Receive: 408
  • Posts: 13292
  • Tohar: 1
    • View Profile
Re: Gurdas Mann show cancelled in Calgary because Sikhs wearing kirpans
« Reply #3 on: August 09, 2009, 07:31:07 AM »
now tat sucks, I heard tat about to yesterday

Offline *rAbh RaKHA*

  • Retired Staff
  • PJ owe to this member
  • *
  • Like
  • -Given: 737
  • -Receive: 382
  • Posts: 19102
  • Tohar: 5
  • Gender: Female
    • View Profile
Re: Gurdas Mann show cancelled in Calgary because Sikhs wearing kirpans
« Reply #4 on: August 10, 2009, 06:06:44 PM »
haye rabba i heard calgary tan bahut sikh people ne..fir eh sabh kiwe ho geya...

Offline Grenade Singh

  • Administrator
  • Vajir/Vajiran
  • *
  • Like
  • -Given: 310
  • -Receive: 571
  • Posts: 7685
  • Tohar: 194
  • Gender: Male
  • Sardar
    • View Profile
    • Punjabi Janta
Re: Gurdas Mann show cancelled in Calgary because Sikhs wearing kirpans
« Reply #5 on: August 10, 2009, 07:02:17 PM »
bhi assi vancover de a
and jado kade saddi pooja perform kardi a ta kade v koi v is tera da roula rappa nahi payia....
a gurdass mann wari hi peenda....


sadi poooja ne v kamal kitti a is year te  :hehe: :superhappy: =D> :balle: :balle: :balle:

pooja v canada v badi chall rahi a..... :he: :balle:


leh leh leh, miss pooja de fan vi ghat ni kara karde. ah leh parhla goliyan chaldiya Miss Pooja de show te.

Offline ღ♥Bharind♥ღ

  • PJ Mutiyaar
  • Lumberdar/Lumberdarni
  • *
  • Like
  • -Given: 16
  • -Receive: 15
  • Posts: 2990
  • Tohar: 1
    • View Profile
Re: Gurdas Mann show cancelled in Calgary because Sikhs wearing kirpans
« Reply #6 on: August 10, 2009, 07:36:26 PM »
LOL.. yeah it happened here.. my bro went there... he was telling like hale adhe ppl andar chal gye c te adhe bahr khade c and ohna ne show shuru krta andarr... thn like bahr sige jihne pplz ohna ne roula paa ditta c k show shru kioo kita.... security b bot c te ohna ne keha k tu c kirpan paayi aa and they considered it kirpan as  weapon like i think khondak kaddi c seccurity valeya ne and apne punjabi ppl mad hogye and violent hoge te and punjabiya ne security nu b kutteya...  thn later on gurdas mann went to this teeyan de mele vale show te... dat was more like akhaada... khulle park ch ohdi stage c and bahr ppl beh k dekh rehe c... but jo b hoyaa bot embarassing c on both sides...  :spam: :spam:

Offline ƁΔƘΓΔ

  • Retired Staff
  • Patvaari/Patvaaran
  • *
  • Like
  • -Given: 220
  • -Receive: 239
  • Posts: 5909
  • Tohar: 58
  • Gender: Male
    • View Profile
    • Punjabi Janta
Re: Gurdas Mann show cancelled in Calgary because Sikhs wearing kirpans
« Reply #7 on: September 02, 2009, 12:56:33 PM »
This news came up in Vancouver Sun.  I heard the organizer is going file a case against the venue, Telus Convention Centre, for this. Even when the promoter, Nirmal Dhaliwal, said it was OK for the Sikhs to go in, the security officials and general manager refused.

 

Related Topics

  Subject / Started by Replies Last post
2 Replies
2457 Views
Last post March 06, 2009, 04:26:46 AM
by ★raman preet is back★
4 Replies
3467 Views
Last post May 05, 2009, 02:22:33 PM
by _Beast_
22 Replies
24478 Views
Last post October 25, 2009, 02:09:56 PM
by *rAbh RaKHA*
0 Replies
8341 Views
Last post May 10, 2009, 08:15:47 AM
by ਮਾਨ ਸਾਹਿਬ
2 Replies
5185 Views
Last post June 27, 2009, 02:22:36 PM
by "AWARA PANCHI"
2 Replies
2178 Views
Last post August 05, 2009, 10:18:00 AM
by Kudi Nepal Di
3 Replies
3433 Views
Last post June 06, 2010, 08:45:41 AM
by ਮਾਨ ਸਾਹਿਬ
4 Replies
1169 Views
Last post January 09, 2010, 07:03:43 PM
by Mર. ◦[ß]гคг રừlểz™
81 Replies
12691 Views
Last post June 12, 2012, 03:18:17 PM
by Ammu Sandhu
92 Replies
20195 Views
Last post November 13, 2016, 11:47:26 PM
by Jeep_

* Who's Online

  • Dot Guests: 187
  • Dot Hidden: 0
  • Dot Users: 0

There aren't any users online.

* Recent Posts

My Makeup Bag - Beauty - Happy Hippie - Zareen Khan by PunjabiMedia
[July 27, 2020, 01:41:45 AM]


Request Video Of The Day by Gujjar No1
[July 25, 2020, 02:03:52 PM]


Awareness Against Cyber Crime - Panel Discussion - Happy Hippie - Zareen Khan by PunjabiMedia
[July 20, 2020, 06:49:05 AM]


Hum Bhi Akele - Tum Bhi Akele -Zareen Khan by PunjabiMedia
[July 17, 2020, 07:17:08 AM]


Last movie name you watched ? you liked it or disliked ? by
[June 24, 2020, 05:38:56 AM]


ਸੁਪਨੇ ਵਿਚ ਮੈਂ ਸਾਧ ਬਣਿਆਂ,,, by ਰਾਜ ਔਲਖ
[June 23, 2020, 11:52:03 AM]


PJ Meetup in NYC April 2010 by haroldkc1
[June 21, 2020, 05:12:07 PM]


This or That by pคภgє๒คz мยтyคคภ
[June 09, 2020, 06:15:22 AM]


What color are you wearing today... ???? by pคภgє๒คz мยтyคคภ
[June 09, 2020, 06:12:09 AM]


Pakistani Muslim Attacks Derby Gurdwara Sahib by mundaxrisky
[May 28, 2020, 06:14:16 AM]


When was the last time you.. by pคภgє๒คz мยтyคคภ
[May 27, 2020, 05:17:14 AM]


***Santra Kha Ke*** by pคภgє๒คz мยтyคคภ
[May 27, 2020, 05:02:16 AM]


California to kon kon ethe? Specifically NorCal (Central valley, Bay Area) by mamaligadoc
[May 13, 2020, 04:48:59 AM]


Just two line shayari ... by Gujjar No1
[May 12, 2020, 11:14:44 PM]


Tere Naam by mundaxrisky
[May 12, 2020, 07:12:06 PM]


Name one thing next to you by Ammu Sandhu
[April 27, 2020, 06:11:17 PM]


Je mera vass challe te mai..... by Ammu Sandhu
[April 27, 2020, 06:05:03 PM]


Apne APne shehar baaare dasso kidhan Lockdown vich life challing? by Ammu Sandhu
[April 27, 2020, 06:03:59 PM]


Sweet like honey made PJ Gallery Team member by mamaligadoc
[April 20, 2020, 11:29:32 AM]


Kuldeep Manak Songs - Lyrics - by Gujjar No1
[March 15, 2020, 10:42:40 AM]


ਬਾਬਾ ਵਾਪਸ ਆ ਗਿਆ - ਰੂਪ ਢਿੱਲੋਂ by ਰੂਪ ਢਿੱਲੋਂ
[March 14, 2020, 09:45:09 AM]


Last textmessage that u received by Mani Kaur
[March 05, 2020, 04:09:01 AM]


MIRJA SAHIBA THE STORY DANABAD FAISALABAD by gemsmins
[December 25, 2019, 11:01:48 PM]


mirza sahiba by gemsmins
[December 25, 2019, 11:00:10 PM]


hindi /Urdu Four Lines Poetry by Gujjar No1
[December 14, 2019, 07:32:07 AM]