Chabeel Day with Gurmeet Dhillon

Every year in early summer members of the Sikh community take to the streets to hand out cool, sweet drinks to passers-by offering them relief from the heat. In this episode I talk to Gurmeet Dhillon about the significance of this tradition and the broader importance of food in the Sikh faith. 

Show Notes

The Khalsa Ethics Initiative:

Organic Langar for Vaisakhi at City Hall 2016:

The Golden Temple in Amritsar:

Rooh Afza - the drink traditionally handed out during Chabeel Day: