On the event of Guru Nanak Dev’s 551st beginning anniversary, US President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris prolonged needs to the individuals of the Sikh neighborhood throughout the USA and all over the world.
Whereas praising the Sikh neighborhood, Biden-Harris group in a joint assertion thanked Sikh Individuals for working as important staff through the pandemic.
“For greater than 5 centuries, Guru Nanak’s teachings on religious enlightenment, service to humanity, and ethical integrity have endured and are embodied every day by Sikhs in America and all over the world, as now we have seen throughout this difficult 12 months. We’re grateful to the entire Sikh Individuals who proceed to face by their neighbors as important staff of the pandemic, and who open their hearts and neighborhood kitchens of their gurdwaras to organize, serve, and ship numerous meals for individuals most in want,” the joint assertion stated.
Biden and Harris additionally praised the Sikh neighborhood for his or her position through the racial protests witnessed throughout the USA.
“And through the summer time of protest, we noticed Sikhs of all ages marching peacefully for racial and gender equality, spiritual pluralism, and constancy to fact and justice — core tenets of the Sikh religion and central to who all of us are as Individuals,” the assertion stated.
Earlier this month, Biden-Kamala duo had prolonged needs on the event of Diwali, saying that subsequent 12 months the competition might be celebrated on the White Home in individual.