Vaheguru ji ka Khalsa, Vaheguru ji ki Fateh !
This first year for Sikh Organisation for Prisoners Welfare (SOPW) has been very productive and successful. We have identified and currently look after approximately one hundred prisoners and have been able to facilitate the release/bailout of 10 Political Sikh Prisoners this year already.
This includes the bailout in November of Bibi Balwinder Kaur the wife of Jagtar Singh Hawara (pictures added to FB group) who had spent nearly 5 years in Sangrur jail and also Pargat Singh, Sukhdev Singh and Amarjit Singh from Nabha Jail who had served between five and 12 years respectively.
For continuance and expansion of our projects we need support of the Sangat, and for this we need to get the message of the plight of the Political Sikh prisoners to Sikhs worldwide.
This is a very important cause, and in most cases we are about 10 or 15 years too late. However, we can and must act now to reduce the suffering and hardship experienced by Sikhs who have been illegally detained over decades for their religious and political beliefs, for the Sikh Qaum.
No Sikh, or any individual with morals should rest and allow these grave abuses of human rights continue:
What can you do:
• Financially support and contribute towards the monthly welfare of a Sikh prisoner
• help advocate the plight of Political Sikh prisoners worldwide, by distributing literature in your towns/cities or through the Internet (forums, websites etc)Reference:: Sikh Philosophy Network http://www.sikhphilosophy.net/showthread.php?t=28699
Read More:: Sikh Philosophy Network http://www.sikhphilosophy.net/showthread.php?t=28694 (Sikh Organisation for Prisoner Welfare - Update)Reference:: Sikh Philosophy Network http://www.sikhphilosophy.net/showthread.php?t=28699
• Join our Facebook Fan Page, and please INVITE your family and friends to it, whilst you may not be able to support/volunteer , maybe a relative or friend may.
Please be sure to join our Fan Page: http://www.facebook....39282080?ref=ts
and group on Facebook if you are signed up: http://www.facebook....81414757&ref=ts
Vaheguru ji ka Khalsa, Vaheguru ji ki Fateh
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