Member Details

Surjit Kaur

Co-Chairperson Disha

Education – B.A. Hons., M.A., M.Phil
Email:surjitk33@gmail.com
Phone:416-605-3784
Blog:www.surjitkaur.blogspot.com, www.sirjanhari.blogspot.com
Profession – Lecturer of Punjabi in Kamla Nehru college, Phagwara, Punjab
Teacher and Head mistress in Thai Sikh International School,Thailand.
Recruiting Coordinator and Vice President of a recruiting company in California, USA
Currently working as Insurance Broker for InsureIt Group Inc.
Literary works
3 poetry books- Shikast Rang (ਸ਼ਿਕਸਤ ਰੰਗ)
Hey Sakhi (ਹੇ ਸਖੀ)
Wismad (ਵਿਸਮਾਦ)
Edited a book in Punjabi, named KOONJAN (ਕੂੰਜਾਂ) which contains poetry of 57 female poets from all over Canada. These Punjabi poets are from Eastern and western Punjab. The poems written in Shahmukhi were transcribed in Gurmukhi.
My book Shikast rang was published in shahmukhi too.
My poems, articles and stories are published in many newspapers, magazines and digital media.
Executive member of Canadian Punjabi Sahit Sabha.
Social Work
Co-Chair of Disha - organization of Punjabi Women of Canada.
Vice-President of Global Punjab Foundation, Toronto Chapter.