Here at Aston University we celebrate and embrace all faiths, cultures and backgrounds. Learn how one of Aston’s biggest societies puts their faith into practice…
Free Samosa? Count me in! Langar on Campus is the biggest event of the year for Aston Sikh Society. Langar simply translates to free vegetarian food for all. A concept of the Sikh faith dating back to 1481.
The main principles of Langar are: fighting hunger, equality in action and teaching compassion.
The most common feedback Langar on Campus receives:
The event promotes interfaith understanding
Helps the university reach out to ethnic minorities on campus
The National Union of Students (NUS) also recognises the importance of Langar events to cohesion on campus and promoting good interfaith relationships.
Aston’s Langar on Campus fed over 1,200 people in 2018! Join us and celebrate equality with free food at 2019’s Langar on Campus!