Varsities have started digitisation of manuscripts says Bajwa

Paul Michael Taylor, Director of Asian Cultural History Program of Smithsonian Institution, presented a curator’s observation on the Sikh exhibition at the Musuem. The exhibition, ‘Sikhs: Legacy of Punjab’, was inaugurated in July 2004, he added. Dilsher Singh Kalha, Principal Secretary, welcomed the delegates, while Dr Smriti Trikha, Science Officer, Indo-Us Science and Technology Forum, gave a presentation on opportunities available in science and technology. Dr Sohan Singh Chaudhary of the Sikh Heritage Foundation sought to build a permanent partnership between associations in India and the US to accelerate the process of preservation and conservation.

Among the other scholars who participated included Gurmeet S Rai, conservation architect, Gurinder Singh Mann and Gibb Schreffler of the University of California.


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