Welcome To Amrit Kirtan Website
As readers of Amrit Kirtan are aware the magazine, under the aegis of Amrit Kirtan Trust, is being published from Chandigarh since 1989.
It has over the period of time, almost become synonymous with the name of the Hony. Editor, Dr. Jagir Singh, Retd. Deputy Director, Punjab School Education Board, who, after his retirement from the Education Board, was appointed as Chairperson of Department of Gurmat Sangeet, Punjabi University, Patiala, from which post he retired on the 31st December, 2009. The Department is now being looked after by his youngest brother, Dr. Gurnam Singh, who is bringing laurels through his achievements.
Dr. Jagir Singh, former Professor and Chairman, Department of Gurmat Sangeet being felicitated by Dr. Jaspal Singh, Vice Chancellor, Punjabi University, Patiala, at the Rababi Bhai Mardana Music Festival, 2011, for his distinguished services in the field of Gurmat Sangeet. Click for detailed report…
Dr. Jagir Singh wrote a booklet "Mere Dada Ji" in anecdote format for young children. The educative and inspirational booklet was first published in the year 1985. An other edition was brought out in 1989. Still an other edition of the book - under the title "Dada Pota" - was brought out in the year 2005. It is now being presented to our viewers in digitalized form for easy access.