the free encyclopedia about Punjab in
Panjabi | Hindi | Urdu | English
PanjPedia ਪੰਜਪੀਡੀਆ is a free encyclopaedia that aims to provide information related to different aspects of the Punjab region in a global context. Panjab (Punjab) referred here is in its cultural sense irrespective of its political or religious boundaries and the Panjabi diaspora abroad.
PanjPedia has been initiated by the Sixth River Trust (UK), but the project belongs to all the Panjabis wherever they live. This project has been conceived on the lines of Wikipedia, while focusing primarily on the Panjab, its culture, history & arts. It shall be made available in languages used in the Panjab: Panjabi in Gurumukhi and Shahmukhi (Urdu) scripts, Hindi and English.
Besides providing encyclopaedic content, project aims to document the literary and artistic diversity of the Panjab as well.
The Sixth River Trust is open to partner with other organisations working for the development of Punjabi language and culture.
The website PanjPedia.org was officially launched at Punjab Arts Council office, Sector 16A, Chandigarh on April 9th, 2016.