Langar is a traditional concept which includes cooking, serving, and eating vegetarian meals together in a communal kitchen and dining hall. The langar experience provides fellowship for sangat (the congregation), friends and families. Langar seva or altruistic selfless service is one of three principle on which Sikhism is founded. Voluntary contributions supply all equipment, provisions, and food necessary for langar. Every Sikh gurdwara has a langar facility for
Khalsa School which opened in the fall of 2003, is home to over 150 energetic students in grades 8 – 12. We offer an exceptional flex program that mixes the best of linear (yearlong) and semester based courses. Our courses intentionally allow students to take their learning to the next level, integrating it with real-world situations, applying it to a potential career, and using it to develop leadership and life skills. Student learning opportunities are continually expanding and improving based on student interest and parent input.
A progressive religion well ahead of its time when it was founded over 500 years ago, The Sikh religion today has a following of over 20 million people worldwide and is ranked as the worlds 5th largest religion. Sikhism preaches a message of Devotion and remembrance of God at all times, truthful living, equality of mankind and denounces superstitions and blind rituals. Sikhism is open to all through the teachings of its 10 Gurus enshrined in the Sikh Holy Book and Living Guru, Sri Guru Granth Sahib.