Nanak Singh’s Khooni Vaisakhi: The Poet and the Poem by Navdeep Singh Suri

Spring 2021 Abstract This paper provides insight into key aspects of the Punjabi poem, Khooni Vaisakhi, written byNanak Singh, who was present at the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre of 13 April, 1919, in Amritsar,Punjab. The poem was published in 1920, banned soon after, and was essentially lost for thenext 60 years. The current author translated the … Read more