International turban day 2020 Theme, Images, Quotes
Mark your calendars. On April 18th, Sikhs of NY presents Turban Day 2020! Thousands of turbans will be tied and spread the message
International turban day 18th April 2020
Turban day is celebrated on 13th April every year. This event started in 2004. This event specifies Sikhs, the turban part of their religion. The turban, daster or pagri often minimize to ‘Pag’ are different words in various pronunciations for the same article. The turban worn by both men and some women to cover their heads.
In India the turban was only worn by men of high status in society but lower castes could not afford a turban. Since 2004, on turban day Sikhs global organise various events to give information about the turban. This day is also celebrated in Canada 2012. World turban day declared by the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee, Amritsar Punjab.
Source 1: www.sikhturbanday.org
Source 2: www.sikhsofny.org