A World of Its own: Sikh Exhibition in Lahore Museum

The Lahore Museum has organized an exhibition on Sikh Art and Culture including the objects depicting religious aspects of the Sikh Religion. The exhibition titled “A World of Its Own: An Exhibition on Sikh Artifacts in Lahore Museum” is inaugurated by Mr. Humayun Mazhar, Director, Lahore Museum, Lahore on 2nd May 2017 at 11:00 am. The exhibition includes a rich collection of paintings, weapons, coins, wood works and other artifacts from Sikh period which highlighted the glory of Sikh Rule (1799-1849) spanning over half a century in the history the Punjab. The exhibition not only gives a message of love and peace to Sikh Community but also rises awareness about the Sikh culture and belongings of important Sikh personalities among general public. The exhibition was attended by eminent scholars, archaeologists, historians, students of universities / colleges in Museum related disciplines, social figures and people from different walks. The attendees lauded the efforts of the Museum administration for highlighting the Sikh culture of past and its proper preservation / conservation.