Prof Gurbhajan Singh Gill conferred with Sheikh Farid Kavita Purskar-2019
Faridkot, September 22, 2019: On Saturday evening, Prof Gurbhajan Singh was honoured with Sheikh Farid Kavita purskr-2019 at 15th Sheikh Baba Farid Kavi Darbar Literary Forum, Faridkot organized in association with Punjabi Sahit Academy.
Prof Gill is a recognized personality in the filed of Punjab literature, art, culture and sports. His compositions are close to the nature, historical events, Punjab, Punjabi and Punjbiat.
Gill’s first book titled ‘Sheesha Jhoot Bolda Hai’ – Mirror speaks lie – in 1978 and this chain continued for the coming years and his 16th book was ‘Dharti Naad’ has recently been published. He wrote 16 poetry collections and one Shabd Chitr besides writing around 35 songs which were sung by the prominent singers.
Prof Gill on this occasion said, I feel pleasure to get Sheir Faridkot Purskar. He said, this honour is above all honours bestowed upon me, as of today.